Meet Our Team

Get to Know Us


Peter Ferguson

Peter has over 25 years of experience working with and assisting companies of all sizes to fund their innovation and R&D. This experience includes 15 years at Partner/Principal level with EY and 4 years at AusIndustry. He has long standing relationships across a broad range of industries including  manufacturing, engineering, biotechnology, renewable energy, resources and mining, defence, information technology and retail. Peter’s qualifications include a Bachelor of Applied Science and MBA.


Dr Jennifer Sarich

Jennifer has over 10 years of experience in the preparation of grants and tender submissions. She has worked for both the Commonwealth Government and for several universities, which provides a unique perspective on research and policy. Jennifer was awarded her Doctor of Business Administration by the University of Western Australia in 2020.