Dr Nicholas Gruen

I’m an economist, entrepreneur and commentator on our economy, society and our democracy.

I am Founder of Lateral Economics, Chair of global aged care software provider Health Metrics and the Open Knowledge Foundation (Australia) and Visiting/Adjunct Professor at Kings College London and UTS. I am Patron of the Australian Digital Alliance.

He have advised two Cabinet Ministers, taught at ANU and sat on the Productivity Commission and worked within the Business Council of Australia.

I chaired The Australian Centre for Social Innovation (TACSI) from 2010 to 2016, the Federal Government’s Innovation Australia in 2013-14 and in 2009 chaired the Australian Federal Governments Government 2.0 Taskforce.