Categories: Board Members

Ricky Chen

Ricky has over 15 years’ experience leading innovation and building engineering teams. He has experience across a range of industries including financial services, healthcare, gaming, mining and research. Ricky graduated from UNSW and won the world AI robotic soccer championship with Eric, back in 2003.

Dr Peter Cronin

Cancer patient at 21, medical doctor at 30, successful first healthcare start-up and exit by 36.
Over 20 years’ experience and working in clinical practice and build successful healthcare business.
Qualifications in medicine, business and technology.

Stephane Chatonsky

20+ years experience as an investor and General Partner in venture capital and private equity. Active board member and mentor to CEOs and Senior executives. Extensive experience in technology investments, healthcare and Asian expansions. University professor at AGSM (UNSW) and Macquarie University

Steve Gazzard

15+ years experience in technology and software as CFO with SAP (UK) and Cognos (Asia Pac & Japan). 5+ years experience in growing acquisitions across Asia-Pacific and other growth markets with IBM. Qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Ernst & Young in London.

Bill Bartee

Bill is General Partner of CSIRO’s venture fund, Main Sequence Ventures. He was co-founder of both Blackbird Ventures and Southern Cross Venture Partners. Bill helped build and lead the early stage investing for Macquarie Technology Ventures (MTV)and has co-founded several successful companies.

Shaun Larkin

30+ years health care financing and delivery experience in Australia, Asia, and the United States including CEO of the Hospitals Contribution Fund of Australia (HCF) from 2010-2017. More recently leveraging his experience as an investor, director and advisor in the health start-up ecosystem in Australia and the United States and as Professor of Health Policy and Financing at the University of Sydney.

Chris Liu

Chris Liu is an investor with Horizons Ventures interested in technologies that have the potential to disrupt massive incumbent industries.
He was previously the Director of User Experience at Intel. Prior to Intel, he led the transformation and exponential growth of Fjord, an innovation consulting firm acquired by Accenture in 2013, and as the Head of the Interface Design Group for EMEA at Sony between 2003 – 2007.

Greg Hughes

Greg is a senior executive with 25+ years experience, most recently as Managing Director of VentureWise. Prior experience includes sales, general management and CFO roles in service & technology sectors.

Phil Lee

Over 15 years experience leading & building successful product and project teams across financial services and eCommerce.

Sarah Long

20+ years HR experience. Previous roles include: Global head of HR for Infomedia Ltd, a listed SaaS company servicing the automotive industry, General Manager HR for Wealth Management at Commonwealth Bank, HR Leader for Transaction Advisory services at EY.