Dr Elane Zelcer, Director, BioConsult Pty Ltd – joined BioMelbourne Network’s Board on 14 November 2019.
Dr Zelcer’s career spans academic, executive management, director, and management consulting roles, almost exclusively focused on life sciences and medical technologies. Her experience includes private sector (SME & multinational companies), universities, CRCs, and Federal and State government committees.
She has more than 20 years’ experience advising and assisting more than 120 companies, university spin-outs and research teams with strategic decision-making and risk management, governance, as well as strategic guidance for capital raising and commercialisation. Much of this activity has involved the intersection between the research sector and business.
She continues to use her knowledge and skills to assist start-up/early stage companies, and research based organisations to develop novel, value-add products in life sciences, healthcare and related sectors.