David Gaul (Chair)
David Gaul is a Non-Executive Director and co-founder of CEA Technologies. Before forming the Company, David spent 22 years in the Royal Australian Navy. David is a Foundation Fellow of the AICD, served as councillor of AICD ACT and the ACT Division of the Australian Business Chamber. David has served as a member of the ACT Government’s various business advisory boards over the last 10 years. Other forums he has served include: The Reserve Bank of Australia Small Business Committee, Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Industry Policy and Innovation Committee, Canberra Business Council Executive, Australian Science Festival Board, ABL Defence Industry Committee of Council, Governor, Warren Centre for Advanced Engineering. Member, Cooperative Research Centre for Sensor Signal and Information Processing (CSSIP) Board and member of the IR&D Board’s COMET/ICIP Committee.
In August 2002, David became a Companion of Engineers Australia. David was awarded a Centenary Medal in 2003 for his service to Australian Defence and was named Entrepreneur of the Year 2003 in the Technology, Communication, E Commerce and Life Sciences category. David has recently been awarded as an 2009/2010 Australian Export Hero.
Philip Brown (Director) – MTAA Super Fund
Philip Brown joined MTAA Super in April 2005 and is Executive Manager, Investment Operations. He has more than 14 years’ experience in the financial services industry across a range of roles primarily involving managing institutional investment portfolios for not for profit funds. Prior to joining MTAA Super Philip held roles at the Private Health Insurance Administration Council and Medibank Private Limited, following eight years in the Commonwealth Public Service. Philip holds a Bachelor of Economics degree and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment from the Securities Institute of Australia.