Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation


Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation is a Government Body that is ranked number 357 out of the top 2000 companies in Australia. The company generates the majority of its income from the Scientific Research Services in Australia industry.

In 2018 the company generated total revenue of $1,280,724,000 including sales and other revenue. In 2018 Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation had 5190 employees in Australia including employees from all subsidiaries under the company's control.

The Chief Executive of Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation is Dr Larry Marshall whose official title is Chief Executive Officer. The Chairman of Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation is Mr David Thodey whose official title is Chairman. 

Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) is an Australian government-owned scientific research body. The organisation’s roles include conducting scientific research and providing services to address the issues which the industry and nation are facing.

CSIRO’s research includes the following disciplines:

  • Animals & Plants
  • Astronomy & Space
  • Environment
  • Farming & Food Production
  • Future Science Platforms
  • Health
  • Indigenous engagement
  • Information Technology
  • Major Initiatives
  • Mining & Manufacturing
  • Renewables & Energy

The organisation engages in numerous partnerships and collaborations, as well as education programs. 

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