TruScreen has non-executive directors with a mix of skills and experience appropriate to the company’s business. The directors are Messrs Robert Hunter, Christopher Horn, and Professor Ronald Jones
Mr. Robert Hunter has been a significant investor in the TruScreen intellectual property and business operations over a 20 year period. Mr Hunter has invaluable knowledge of TruScreen’s commercial operations including Sales and Marketing, Production, Regulatory and Financial Performance.
Mr. Hunter is a Commerce graduate and Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia with 35 years’ business experience. He is currently the principal of a Chartered Accounting and Corporate Advisory Practice based in Sydney.
Mr. Hunter has past experience as a Director and Chairman of numerous public and private companies involved in a broad range of business activities including property, financial services, retailing, telecommunications, bio-technology and funds management.
Mr. Hunter has held honorary roles in a number of charitable, educational and sporting organisations over a 20-year period.
Mr. Chris Horn has been involved with TruScreen for a number of years and has acquired a good working knowledge of the management operations of TruScreen.
He is a Commerce graduate from the University of New South Wales and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. He has in excess of 40 years’ business experience including 20 years as a Partner of KPMG, and its predecessor firms. He acted in a number of management roles, including National CFO.
Mr. Horn is a director of a number of private companies (in Australia, Latin America and China) involved in a broad range of business activities including corporate advisory, financial services, telecommunications, bio-technology and funds management.
Professor Ron Jones is a New Zealand medical graduate. Following 6 years postgraduate training in England he returned to the National Women’s Hospital in Auckland, New Zealand where he was a Visiting Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist for 38 years and latterly a Clinical Professor at the University of Auckland.
He has published extensively in the field of lower genital tract pre-malignancy and has lectured in over 30 countries. Professor Jones is a past President of the International Society for the Study of Vulvovaginal Disease and a past Chairman of the Scientific Committee of the International Federation of Cervical Pathology and Colposcopy.
In addition, Professor Jones is the only individual to twice be awarded the gold medal of the Asia & Oceania Federation of Obstetrics & Gynaecology.
Mr Chris Lawrence has spent a substantial part of his career in small business where he has had proven success leading market place disruption, and translating a new business model into a sustainable profitable business. In the latter part of his career he has dedicated a large share of his time to governance and advisory roles.
Most recently his focus has been on high growth companies, with a particular focus on the biotech industry.