Board of Directors

Ms Fiona Miles
Non-Executive Director

Fiona Miles is a member of the Legal Counsel at Alfred Health with over 15 years’ experience in intellectual property law.  She has experience in the protection and commercialisation of IP in healthcare and biotechnology and also holds a directorship on the Board of Protego Medical Pty Ltd an early stage medical device company.  


Ms Miles received her LLB from Monash University, Australia.

Dr Chris Smith
Non-Executive Director

Chris Smith (PhD, MBA) is an Investment Manager at Brandon Capital Partners with over 15 years’ scientific and commercial experience in the pharmaceutical industry. He was formerly a Business Development Manager with CSL Ltd and has experience with both in and out-licensing of therapeutic drugs and R&D enabling platforms.


Dr Smith received his PhD at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, Australia and his MBA (specialising in innovation and entrepreneurship) from the University of Cambridge, U.K.

Mr Thomas Ulmer
Non-Executive Director

Thomas Ulmer (MBA, FCPA) is a Senior Financial Executive with almost 20 years of experience directing all financial matters. He was formerly the Chief Financial Officer of Immatics N.V., where he was instrumental in leading the company to its NASDAQ listing. Previous leadership positions include Chief Financial Officer of Allergopharma and VP Business Planning & Analysis for the Merck Group.

Mr Ulmer received his MBA from University of Giessen, Germany and is a Fellow member of CPA Australia.