James Leitch

— Director

 

JAMES LEITCH

Jim is a software engineer with 25 years of experience in systems architecture, design, development and implementation. He specialises in large scale modelling systems, scientific computing, high performance cluster development and data modelling. From 2003 – 2014, Jim played a key role in the development of the Australian carbon accounting system (FullCAM).

With experience in a wide range of ICT system roles, Jim has proven experience working effectively with a diverse range of stakeholders, including policy makers, scientists, government and international agencies to deliver high-quality projects.

Jim is currently co-leading the development and implementation of the FLINT generic tool for integrating remote sensing and ground-based data for land sector MRV, as well as supporting implementation of the SLEEK program.