Lynne Bradshaw AM has a 30-year career in business development in the healthcare industry, with experience in senior management and director positions in public and private entities, locally and internationally. Her focus has been on building businesses, either from startup or by taking SMEs through acquisition and merger to eventual sale or public listing. Ms Bradshaw has a particular interest in supporting locally developed medical technologies through commercialisation as part of the growth strategy for these businesses. Before moving to Australia in 1985, she was a committed member of RSPCA UK. She has also been an active member in the Fauna Rehabilitation Foundation (now Native Animal Rescue) and is a member of the Telethon Institute Animal Ethics Committee, the Ausbiotech WA Committee and the RSPCA WA representative on the State Government’s WA Animal Welfare Advisory Committee. Ms Bradshaw was also the National President of RSPCA Australia between 2006 and 2013. She was awarded a Member of the Order of Australia medal in the 2018 Australian Day awards for her voluntary service to animal welfare and to business.