The CSEM Advisory Group

Justin Koonin

Justin Koonin

President, ACON

Justin is the Global North CSO Alternate on the UHC2030 Steering Committee and also represents civil society on the steering group of the Health Data Collaborative. He is president of ACON (formerly the AIDS Council of New South Wales), Australia’s largest community organisation and service provider dedicated to HIV/AIDS prevention, care and support, as well as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) health.

He has over a decade of experience leading organisations in the Not For Profit sector, including as chair of the New South Wales Gay and Lesbian Rights Lobby.  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 a member of the AICD Not For Profit Chairs’ Forum.