The Board

Dennis Row

Chairman

Dennis is a founding partner of Tuhua Ventures, and is an active member of the NZ start up commnity.

John Davidson

John Davidson

Executive Director

John holds a PhD in biomedical engineering, which he utilities to bridge the gap between the medical and engineering world. He has a background in clinical collaboration and operations optimization.

Nancy Yopp

Director: Compliance

Nancy is Managing Director of NLY Consulting Ltd and sits on several medical technology boards. She has extensive operations, compliance and business development experience in the US and NZ Medical Device industry working with both start-ups and multinationals.

Rob Davidson

Executive Director

Rob has a background in mechanical engineering, entrepreneurial businesses and developing disruptive technologies. He holds a number of patents and design awards for previous work.

Greg O'Grady

Greg O’Grady

Executive Director

Greg is a Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at the ADHB and Associate Professor at UoA. He holds a PhD in biomedical engineering and has a passion for developing devices to aid care and rehabilitation of patients.

Will Charles

Board Observer

Will has had extensive senior commercial experience in businesses in Europe, Asia and New Zealand where he has held executive positions at a number of companies including Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline, Roche, Celltech and Wolters Kluwer

Meet the Team

Garth Sutherland

Chief Executive Officer

Garth has 30 years' international experience in the high-tech industry. Garth has founded, led and grown innovative digital health companies and has IPO'd companies on the ASX

Greg O'Grady

Greg O’Grady

Founder & Chief Scientific Officer

Greg is a Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at the ADHB and Associate Professor at UoA. He holds a PhD in biomedical engineering and has a passion for developing devices to aid care and rehabilitation of patients.

Ian Bissett

Founder & Chief Medical Officer

Ian is a Professor of Colorectal Surgery, and adult lead of the NZ National Intestinal Failure Service - a key opinion leader in gut nutrition. Ian has been a pioneer of nutrient recycling and is passionate about advancing our technologies.

Rob Davidson

Founder & Chief Technology Officer

Rob has a background in mechanical engineering, entrepreneurial businesses and developing disruptive technologies. He holds a number of patents and design awards for previous work.

John Davidson

John Davidson

Founder & Chief Operating Officer

John holds a PhD in biomedical engineering, which he utilities to bridge the gap between the medical and engineering world. He has a background in clinical collaboration and operations optimization.

Our Medical Advisory Board

Andrew Stevenson

Board Chief

Andrew is a Director of Colorectal Surgery at the Royal Brisbane Hospital and Associate Professor in Queensland. Andrew is a key opinion leader in colorectal technologies and has a long track record of working with industry to advance medical devices.

Ian Bissett

Founder & CMO

Ian is a Professor of Colorectal Surgery, and adult lead of the NZ National Intestinal Failure Service - a key opinion leader in gut nutrition. Ian has been a pioneer of nutrient recycling and is passionate about advancing our technologies.

Greg O'Grady

Greg O’Grady

Founder & Chief Scientific Officer

Greg is a Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at the ADHB and Associate Professor at UoA. He holds a PhD in biomedical engineering and has a passion for developing devices to aid care and rehabilitation of patients.

Medically Practical. Engineering Excellence.

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