Executive Manager, Planning & Performance, CSIRO

Mark Bazzacco is the Executive Manager, Planning & Performance at CSIRO. Prior to rejoining CSIRO in 2012, Mark was the Director of Planning & Quality at the University of Canberra and has worked in corporate planning and analytical roles within the private and public sectors.

His role at CSIRO includes responsibility for enterprise planning, performance and investment. Mark also led the CSIRO “Impact 2020 Project” to develop and implement a single approach to impact planning, monitoring and evaluation.

Mark has completed a Bachelor of Commerce, Masters in Business Administration, Certificate in Executive Management and Development and Company Director Course (GAICD). Mark is also in the process of completing a Phd by Practice.


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    Executive manager, performance and evaluation, CSIRO