Professor Shaun Coffey

Director, Capacity Building, Crawford Fund

An agronomist and geneticist by training, Shaun Coffey has developed broad interests across science and technology through key leadership roles, such as Foundation Chief of the CSIRO Division of Livestock Industries (2002-2006) and as CEO of the NZ Crown entity, Industrial Research Ltd (2007-2013).  Mr Coffey serves on the Board of the Future Fuels Cooperative Research Centre, as a Director of the Board of the Grains Research and Development Corporation, and is Director of Capacity Building at the Crawford Fund.