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James Bradfield Moody

Executive Director, Development, CSIRO

With a background in Innovation theory and systems engineering, James is the founder and CEO of TuShare, a company with a vision of creating the world’s largest community of sharers to help all household items reach their full lifespan. He was previously Executive Director, Development at the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation where he was responsible for CSIRO's client engagement, international development and futures unit.

James sits on the Advisory Council of the Australian Bureau of Statistics and the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Intellectual Property. He is passionate about science communication and was a regular panelist on the ABC TV television program The New Inventors and the co-author of the best-selling book The Sixth Wave: How to Succeed in a Resource Limited World.


  • 2012–present
    Chief Executive Officer, TuShare
  • 2004–2012
    Executive Director, Development, CSIRO


    Queensland University of Technology, Bachelor of Information Technology
    Queensland University of Technology, Bachelor of Electrical and Electronic Systems Engineering
    Monash University, Graduate Diploma in Accounting
    National Graduate School of Management, Australian National University, PhD

Research Areas

  • Innovation And Technology Management (150307)
  • Engineering Systems Design (120404)
  • Aerospace Engineering Not Elsewhere Classified (090199)
  • Environmental Technologies (090703)