Researcher biography

Ian Jackson holds a BSc from the University of Queensland and started his career in IT with IBM in Brisbane in 1967. Through the 1970s to the 1990s, he managed significant computing projects for NSW State and Commonwealth government departments and for private companies, primarily in the finance sector, both in Australia and overseas. He has held senior industry positions, including Managing Director of Logica Australia, Managing Director of Logica Finance (UK) and Managing Director of Cap Gemini Global Finance Sector. Most recently, he has participated as both an investor and non-executive director in a number of successful technology start-up companies, servicing the finance sector.