"From an education in law and biology, John has enjoyed a very successful career in the software industry. He has held prominent marketing positions in Europe and the United States, and a senior management role with a successful IT start-up in Australia. More recently he has participated in investment, board and strategic management roles in the renewable and alternative energy field, helping to launch commercial wind and solar energy projects. He is currently vice-president (Asia-Pacific) of Frontrange Solutions." 
- Director, Ethos Foundation
- "John O'Brien", (Biographical note), Undated, Accessed June 2007.