Tim Parsons

Dr Tim Parsons

Chair of SmartSat Aurora; NSW Node Coordinator

Dr Tim Parsons is a deep tech-focused angel investor, facilitator, and mentor who consults widely for clients in space, digital transformation, and start-up entrepreneurship.

As well as his roles with SmartSat CRC, he chairs the board of the Space Industry Association of Australia, is entrepreneur-in-residence at the National Space Startups Hub, is an advisor to the Australian Centre for Space Engineering Research (ACSER) at UNSW and is the Australian representative director of global space intelligence group, Euroconsult.

Tim holds a BSc in Computer Science and Applied Maths from Sydney University, and a BEng and PhD in Aerospace Engineering from Imperial College, London. He is married with two children to Art Director Karen Lee.