Andrew Treloar is the Director Platforms and Engagements for the Australian Research Data Commons. Prior to that he spent 10 years as the Director Technology for the Australian National Data Service (ANDS). His research interests include data management, institutional repositories and scholarly communication. He never seems to be able to make enough time for practising his ‘cello, or reading, but does try to prioritise talking to his chickens and working in his vegetable garden and orchard. Further details at http://andrew.treloar.net/ or follow him on Twitter as @atreloar. Andrew holds a Bachelor of Arts with first-class honours, majoring in Germanic Languages and Linguistics, a Graduate Diploma in computer science, a Master of Arts in English Literature and a Ph. D. with the thesis topic Hypermedia Online Publishing - The Transformation of the Scholarly Journal.