James Demetriou
James DemetriouChair
James is an experienced Senior Executive, Director, Business Transformer, Innovator/Mentor and Educator. He has extensively worked with technology startups/ early growth revenue companies; with Middle market companies in M&A.
Dr. Martin Schlegel
Dr. Martin SchlegelBoard Member
Martin has more than 20 years experience in the sports and recreation, construction and plastics specialty chemicals industry in the areas of product development, process engineering and research and development commercialisation. He is Principal of Chemneera Consulting providing advice in the sport and recreation industry across Australia, Europe and the USA.
Franz Fuss
Franz FussBoard Member
Professor Fuss is the Editor-in Chief of the international scholarly journal ‘Sport Technology’, and the 1st editor of the Routledge Handbook of Sports Technology and Engineering. He specializes in smart sports equipment for performance diagnostics and optimisation of training, non-linear engineering, sports aerodynamics, and design optimisation.
John R Persico
John R PersicoBoard Member
John R Persico is an Australian education leader in Sports Data, Sports Digital and Sports Technology. His passion is sports jobs, sports skills and transformation of tomorrow’s workforce in Sports, Media, Entertainment and Health. John is founder of Sports Tech World Series (www.sportstechworldseries.com) and Vumero (www.vumero.com). John formerly worked in Investment Banking, Law, Management Consulting and Private Equity.
Shaun Bajada
Shaun BajadaBoard Member
Marielle Latour
Marielle LatourBoard Member
Marielle Latour is a non-executive director and business consultant with over 30 years senior experience within the financial services industry. She has extensive experience in consulting, marketing and distribution, strategy, stakeholder management and managing businesses. She is passionate about sport and helping start-up businesses achieve their potential. Marielle holds an Executive MBA, a Bachelor of Economics and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Jonathan Peake
Jonathan PeakeBoard Member
Jonathan is a senior lecturer in physiology at Queensland University of Technology. He is also a senior research affiliate at the Queensland Academy of Sport. He is trained in the field of exercise physiology, and has interests in exercise metabolism, postexercise recovery and wearable technology for measuring physiological stress.