Justin Koonin GAICD is president of ACON (formerly known as the AIDS Council of New South Wales), which was established in 1985 and exists to end HIV transmission in New South Wales, and to promote the lifelong health of LGBTI people and people living with HIV.
He has over a decade of experience leading organisations in the NFP sector, including as chair of the New South Wales Gay and Lesbian Rights Lobby, and represents civil society on the steering committee of UHC 2030, the global partnership hosted by the World Bank and World Health Organisation, tasked with co-ordinating efforts to achieve universal health coverage as part of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
Justin is a scientist by training, and following postdoctoral work in pure mathematics at the University of Sydney, he has consulted to government, healthcare providers and business in the fields of data science and predictive analytics. He currently works as an investment analyst for fund manager Allan Gray.
Justin is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, and sits on the AICD NFP Chairs' Forum, as well as the Commonwealth Bank Community Council.