Mr McNamara joined the Board in January 2020. He has over 30 years’ experience in the healthcare and medical sciences sector.
In 2003, he founded BioBridge Australia, a biotechnology commercialisation advisory company and advised a number of public biotechnology / investment companies. He is presently a director of Adherium Ltd (ASX:ADR), SciCapital Pty Ltd and Grey Innovation Group Pty Ltd. He has held previous directorship in, Avita Medical Ltd, Bioxyne Ltd, and Rex Bionics Pty Ltd.
Mr McNamara has also served as CIO of BioScience Manager Pty Ltd, was CEO of SciCapital Pty Ltd, a Life Sciences Venture Capital fund, SVP Business Development for eBioinformatics Inc, General Manager of Vistakon Pty Ltd (a Johnson & Johnson Medical franchise), and held numerous management positions in Australia with Merck & Co.
Mr McNamara has a BSc (Hons) in Molecular Biology and is also a holder of an MBA.