Sharon Brown

Board Member

Sharon Brown – 1999 WA Telstra Business Woman of the Year – is the Managing Director of Sharon Brown and Associates, a highly successful ICT, sales and management consultancy consortium.

Sharon has over 35 years experience in the ICT industry and has chaired or held positions on numerous boards and committees in the ICT sector, government and Not for Profit companies. Many of these boards and committees have been in the R&D domain, including, for example, the CRC Committee, which is responsible for overseeing the Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) program that has funded 190 CRCs across Australia since 1991. Sharon’s business background, her knowledge of the ICT sector and her governance experience are important assets for the the Perron Institute Board.