BioMelbourne Network Board Director Vacancy

6 July 2020

Closing Date: 30 July 2020

BioMelbourne Network is seeking ‘Expressions of Interest’ for a Board Director to fill a vacant position and potentially act as Treasurer of BioMelbourne Network. To be eligible, applicants must currently be employed by an organisation that is a financial member of the BioMelbourne Network.

The Board of Directors seeks interest from people who can bring significant financial management experience and strategy to provide advice towards the effective strategic direction and business commercial growth of the Network. Present or past Board experience and knowledge within the biopharmaceutical, medical technology or healthtech industries will be an advantage.

In addition to principle financial skills, further skills and experience considered to be useful for the future execution of BioMelbourne Network’s strategy include:

  • Experience in the health care supply chain
  • Legal skills relevant to industry/membership organisations
  • Sector investment experience
  • Data/information management skills
  • Digital technology in healthcare

The Expression of Interest (EOI) should consist of a cover letter explaining why you are interested in being a Director of the BioMelbourne Network Board and list your experience and skills (a short CV), noting the principle skill and additional skill gaps, highlighted above.

Please circulate this EOI to people in your organisation whom you think would be suitable and interested. More than one person can submit an EOI from each member organisation. The BioMelbourne Network Board will consider the EOI’s and the new Board member will be confirmed prior to the 2020 BioMelbourne Network AGM.

Please email your expression of interest to David Herd – Chair, Remuneration, Nominations & HR Committee ( by Monday 30 July 2020. 

About BioMelbourne Network: 

BioMelbourne Network has for the past 19 years championed an environment that has enabled organisations in Victoria to innovate, commercialise and to impact the future of healthcare locally and globally. BioMelbourne Network is a not-for-profit membership association for organisations engaged in biotechnology, medical technology, pharmaceuticals and health innovation in the State of Victoria. It plays a critical role in connecting clinicians, researchers, finance, industry and service providers, while supporting and promoting the growth of the sector’s infrastructure and facilitating the development and commercialisation of new drugs, medical devices, diagnostics and digital health technologies.


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