Robert Read

Prior to becoming chief executive of MedAdvisor, Robert Read was managing director of the Australian Private Equity arm of Harbert Management Corporation, a US-based multi-asset class fund manager. During his time with Harbert Robert, he also served as interim chief executive of an investee. Mr Read spent the early years of his career in consulting before moving to senior venture capital and private equity positions. He brings a wide range of skills in leadership, sales and marketing, finance performance improvement, as well as a deep understanding of what is needed to successfully grow start-up businesses. Before his time at Harbert, Mr Read was the director of commercial strategy and operations at GlaxoSmithKline, one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies, and was responsible for strategy development, digital marketing, sales force effectiveness, sales training and business intelligence and commercial analysis. During his private equity career, Mr Read spent time at St George Bank’s and ANZ Bank’s private equity divisions where he was responsible for managing investments to successful and profitable exists. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Management) as well as a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology), both from Monash University, and is a Graduate of the AICD Directors Course.
Bio last updated 07 Mar 2018

Positions - Current

PositionCompanyYearCompany's current rankWA staff
Chief Executive, Executive DirectorMedadvisor2015

Positions - Previous

PositionCompanyYearCompany's current rank
Director, ANZ Private EquityANZ Banking Group2004 - 20088
Venture Capital AnalystSt George Bank2002 - 2004


Chief Executive, Executive Director
Year started and most recent title

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