Data Analytics Centre: Our People

Dr Ian Oppermann
CEO & Chief Data Scientist

Dr Ian Oppermann is CEO and Chief Data Scientist of the NSW Data Analytics Centre.  Prior to this, he was the founding Director of CSIRO’s Digital Productivity and Services Flagship, and Director of CSIRO’s ICT Centre, the unit responsible for addressing major scientific challenges in wireless communications, robotics, information theory, environmental sensing and eHealth. Before that, he held senior leadership positions in Europe and Australia, including at Nokia and Nokia Siemens Networks.

Dr Oppermann is regarded a thought leader in Digital Economy and is a regular speaker on “Big Data”, broadband-enabled services and the impact of technology on society. He has contributed to six books and co-authored more than 120 papers that have been cited over 3200 times.  

Dr Oppermann has an MBA from the University of London and a PhD in Mobile Telecommunications from Sydney University. He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and Institute of Engineers Australia. He is a senior member of the Australian Computer Society, and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Mr Jeremy Moon

Jeremy Moon is the Director of the NSW Data Analytics Centre. Mr Moon is an analytics professional with over 15 years’ experience in data analytics, strategic procurement and business process improvement.

Mr Moon has been responsible for the development of big data service offerings and complex technical solutions, and has held senior roles with QBE Insurance, Leighton Holdings, EDS and the NSW Government.