Our Team

The Business Development and Legal Office is a multi-faceted and collaborative team of commercialisation, innovation, product development, intellectual property, marketing, sales and legal experts.  The Commercialisation arm of the Office is responsible for assisting MCRI researchers’ to translate their discoveries and intellectual property into outcomes that have a beneficial impact to society and where appropriate, generate a commercial return to the MCRI.  The Legal arm of the Office is responsible for ensuring all research projects and collaborations (with external collaborators, industry, funders and government) are established and run under the appropriate legal framework.  

Meet the Team

Dr Joanne Boag
Head of IP & Licensing - Biotech and Medtech

Phoebe Macleod
Head of Legal & Licensing - Digital Health

Lishia Singh
Business Development Officer - Biotech and Medtech 

Dr Jerome Wielens​
Business Development Manager - Digital Health

Greg Leong
Business Development Associate - Biotech and Medtech

Anita Petris
Project Manager - Digital Health

Jonathon Morison
Business Development Manager

Simone Darling
Business Development Officer - Digital Health

Amandine Philippart de Foy
Senior Contract Manager and Privacy Officer

Gemma Moore
Administrative Assistant