Jeff Malone has over thirty years of experience in business, export market development, product translation and design, commercialisation and manufacturing.
Jeff has worked in Australia since 2010, where he has established strong networks across the high-tech manufacturing, industrial design, research and commercialisation sectors, and has expertise in the medical, healthtech and defence sectors. Jeff is known and respected domestically and overseas. He works as a mentor and advisor to global innovation ecosystems and accelerator programs. He has a reputation for bringing stakeholders together to build commercial networks, broker innovation and advocate on behalf of the healthtech industry.
Jeff joined BioMelbourne Network as the CEO in July 2020. Prior to this, he worked in a senior leadership role with Design and Industry, building new markets for Australian product development across the US and Southeast Asia. He was also the COO for Grey Innovation.
Before this, Jeff served as General Manager Australia with SRXGlobal, Australia’s largest medical and defence contract electronics manufacturer, which was awarded 2014 Large Manufacturer of the Year in Victoria.
Jeff spent the previous 20 years working in product design, market development, commercialisation and manufacturing in Mexico and South America, Thailand, China and Indonesia.