Ian Brown joined the InterGrain board in June 2014.
Ian is a successful entrepreneur with global commercial experience across industries. He has taken various early stage science and technology projects and new business model projects and created successful businesses.
Ian is passionate about helping people discover and pursue new commercial opportunities and creating a step-change. He does this by using frameworks to create a plan to enable the projects to come to life, while de-risking and becoming investor-ready.
Ian is an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at INSEAD and a Facilitator of the CSIRO ON Accelerate program. He has an MBA and is an FAICD. Ian is also a professional non-executive director. He is currently Chairman of REX Ortho (orthopaedic surgical devices) and Omni Innovation (medical nutrition products), Non-executive Director of InterGrain (grain seed products), Chairman of Perth Angels (angel investor group), Deputy Chairman of Activ Foundation (disability services group) and Strategic Advisor to the Energy Pipelines Collaborative Research Centre. Ian has lived and worked in London, Milan, Gothenburg, Melbourne and Perth and has worked on significant projects in the USA, Asia and Japan.
- New products
- New ventures
- Entrepreneurship mentoring and coaching
- Corporate entrepreneurship programs
- Business canvas workshops
- Commercialisation workshops