Industry, Science, Energy and Resources
The role of the Innovation Investment Committee (IIC) is to assist Industry Innovation and Science Australia administer the suite of venture capital programmes, and provide guidance to the Department throughout the lifecycles of the various programs. For the venture capital tax concession programs Venture Capital Limited Partnerships (VCLP), Early Stage Venture Capital Limited Partnerships (ESVCLP) and Pooled Development Funds (PDF), this include decisions on registration, and decisions relating to compliance and interpretation of provisions in the relevant Acts. The IIC may consist of up to seven members and are appointed by the Minister of Industry, Science and Technology.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Industry Research and Development Act 1986

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization


  • Creation Date

    18 March 2016

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Mr. Marty Gauvin 20 April 2019 19 April 2022
Member Ms. Amanda Heyworth 12 March 2019 11 March 2022
Member Prof. Stephen Barkoczy 20 April 2016 19 April 2022
Member Ms. Leonie Horrocks 11 September 2019 10 September 2022
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