Defence and National Security Committee

The Defence and National Security Committee supports defence, security and dual-use industry members. It aims to identify opportunities and challenges that can enhance Australian defence industry and academia in their ability to work effectively with the U.S. and Australian governments.

NameTitleCompanyCommittee Position
Scott ThompsonDeputy Country ExecutiveLockheed Martin Australia Pty LtdChair87220
Mike KalmsPartner in Charge, Operations AdvisoryKPMGVice Chair96927
Dale McDowallDirector Global Sales and Marketing, Australia & NZBoeing Defence Australia LimitedCommittee Member141936
John CloseHead Department of Quantum ScienceThe Australian National UniversityCommittee Member142010
Michael GallagherDirector of Strategy, AustraliaNorthrop Grumman Australia Pty LtdCommittee Member79558
Angus HutchinsonChief Executive OfficerThomas Global SystemsCommittee Member100533
Tony KyriacouDefence Partnerships DirectorFlinders UniversityCommittee Member106432
Jeff McCrayVice President Business DevelopmentHuntington Ingalls Australia Pty LtdCommittee Member108052
Steven RobinsonChief ExecutiveNova SystemsCommittee Member122787
Roland StephensSpecial Adviser, Key AccountsAustradeCommittee Member131243
Richard LordHead of Government Affairs ANZ3M Australia Pty LtdCommittee Member132594
Lincoln ParkerHead, Business DevelopmentNSW Defence Innovation NetworkCommittee Member136067
Brian MooreChief, Office of Defense CooperationU.S. EmbassyEx Officio139654
Douglas HartleyCommercial SpecialistU.S. Commercial ServiceEx Officio122881