Tim Parsons

Dr Tim Parsons

New South Wales 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, he chairs the board of the Space Industry Association of Australia (SIAA), is entrepreneur-in-residence at the National Space Start-ups Hub, is an advisor to the Australian Centre for Space Engineering Research (ACSER) at the University of New South Wales and is the Australian representative director of global space intelligence group, Euroconsult. Dr Parsons was the inaugural and founding Chair of the Aurora Space Cluster and now acts as a general board member. Dr Parsons holds a Bachelor of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics from the University of Sydney, and a Bachelor of Engineering and PhD in Aerospace Engineering from Imperial College, London. He is married with two children to Art Director Karen Lee.

Dr Tim Parsons can be contacted at [email protected].