New Fellows 2019

Dr Martin Cole – Agribusiness & food security leader

Martin Cole

Dr Martin Cole FTSE
Deputy Director, Agriculture and Food, CSIRO (NSW)

Dr Martin Cole is an internationally recognised food scientist and visionary science leader, with impacts across government, academia and industry. He has had senior management roles in research and in industry (Australia, US, Europe) and served an expert for various global organisations (WHO, FAO) and committees (UN Food Security Committee, ICMSF).

Known for his strategic science-business leadership, he led the development of the National Food and Nutrition Strategy and Roadmap in Australia and developed business partnerships with significant impactful commercial outcomes for novel food technology, diet programs and agricultural bio-products.