Mike brings a wealth of experience in CRC shareholder relationship management. Prior to Food Agility he worked as the Director of Stakeholder Engagement for CRCSI where he managed key shareholders and participants of the CRC. He joined the CRCSI in 2003, from the CRC for Renewable Energy (1995-2003) where his last role was as Executive Officer – Business Development. He set up and was responsible for the operations of that CRC, and research investment management, and was company secretary for the incorporated entity. Prior to this Mike worked for commercial arms of universities, establishing collaborative ventures based on academic technology and expertise. He was a company director of EcoCarbon Inc and an advisor to the WA Legislative Assembly Select Committee on Science and Technology.