Mr Greg Ryan

Mr Greg Ryan

Business Development Manager

Newcastle Innovation

Career Summary


Greg is a reformed minerals processing engineer with a particular interest in helping researchers translate their ideas for maximum social and environmental impact.

Noted for his strong analytical and communication skills, Greg has detailed, first-hand knowledge of engineering and construction project schedules and organisational structures, and experience working with small and large clients within Australia, China, Indonesia, India and South Africa.

Further strengths lay in his understanding of regulatory assessment, contract law and negotiation, with knowledge of legislative interpretation and the ability to assess business cases and regulatory compliance in a range of applications.

He is a peer-reviewed author and co-author on several publications and has co-edited a handbook for the Australian Coal Preparation Society.


  • Bachelor of Laws, University of New England
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering), University of Newcastle


  • Business Development
  • Commercialisation
  • Engineering
  • Industry Engagement
  • Intellectual Property
  • Licensing
  • Negotiation
  • Technology Transfer

Mr Greg Ryan


Business Development Manager
Newcastle Innovation
Newcastle Innovation
Research and Innovation Division

Contact Details

Phone (02) 4921 6489
Mobile 0429663351


Building IDC
Location Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308