Presentation by David Warren
CSIRO Theatrette Christmas function- Dinner
Tuesday, 7th December 2010 Commencing 6.00 pm until 10.00 pm
Lecture at 6.00 pm followed by dinner RSVP 21 November
About the Speaker
David Warren graduated from the University of Tasmania in 1979 majoring in physics.He went on to complete an honours year in x-ray astronomy in 1980. During the course of the next few years he worked and studied variously in science, gaining valuable experience in software and electronic design. He then went on to create or assist a string of electronic design and software related companies during the decade 1984-1994. The most significant of these early involvements is Altium Ltd (formerly Protel International Pty Ltd) which David joined as shareholder, and part of the management team in 1987.David was president of Altium’s USA operation during 1994 and 1995 during which period he resided in California. He has served on the board of Altium Ltd since 1991, has worked in the areas of mergers, acquisitions, sales and corporate development, and has served on remuneration and audit committees. As a then Executive Director, he was instrumental in the process of listing Altium Ltd. on the ASX in 1999, before becoming a Non-Executive board member in 2004. David now serves on a number of company boards both public and private. He is currently involved in the search for exo-planets, and is an active promoter of physics and mathematics. He resides in Tasmania with his family.