Dr Andrew Treloar is the Director of Technology for the Australian National Data Service (ANDS), with particular responsibility for technical challenges in creating national and international infrastructure, and for international engagement more broadly. In 2008 he led the project to establish ANDS. Prior to that he was associated with a number of e-research projects as Director or Technical Architect: ARCHER (an e-Research support environment), DART (data acquisition and analysis), and ARROW (institutional repository software), as well as the development of an Information Management Strategy for Monash University. Prior to that he worked in corporate IT at Monash University. And prior to all of that he was an IT academic at Deakin University from the early '80s to the late 90's.