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Stewart Washer

A 2006 40under40 winner, Dr Stewart Washer has 20 years of CEO and board experience, founding several biotechnology companies in both the agri-food and medical sectors. He is currently the chairman of Orthocell Ltd, which cultures tendon cells to repair damaged tendons, chairman of Cynata Therapeutics Ltd (ASX:CYP) which is developing stem cell therapies and chairman of Minomic International Ltd which have an accurate non-invasive test for prostate cancer. He was previously the CEO of Calzada Ltd (ASX:CZD), the founding CEO of Phylogica Ltd (ASX:PYC) and before this, he was CEO of Celentis and managed the commercialisation of intellectual property from AgResearch in New Zealand with 650 Scientists and $130m revenues. He was also a founder of a NZ$120m New Zealand based life science fund and Venture Partner with the Swiss based Inventages Nestlé Fund. He is currently investment director with Bioscience Managers. Stewart has held a number of Board positions in the past as the chairman of iSonea Ltd (ASX:ISN), Resonance Health Ltd (ASX:RHT) and Hatchtech Pty Ltd, a director of iCeutica Pty Ltd, Immuron Ltd (ASX:IMC) and AusBiotech Ltd. He was also a senator with Murdoch University and is currently the chairman of Firefly Health. In March 2005, Dr Washer took biotechnology company Phylogica through a successful and oversubscribed initial public offering to list on the ASX at a 30 per cent premium. Phylogica had a novel drug discovery technology based on parts of proteins derived from diverse micro-organisms that are being developed to treat stroke, diabetes, asthma and other inflammatory diseases.
Bio last updated 17 Nov 2018

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Total Shareholder Return as at 31/10/18

1 year TSR5 year TSR
149thPeppermint Innovation33%-16%
447thZelda Therapeutics-16%65%
513thOrthocell-25%0%
775thSkin Elements-66%0%
744 WA (and selected non WA) listed companies ranked by 1 year TSR relative to other companies with similar revenue
Source: Morningstar

Roles

2016
Founder, Non-Executive Director (since July 2018); (Executive Director 2016-2018)
2014
Executive Chairman
2013
Executive Chair
Year started and most recent title

Revenue

160th↑Zelda Therapeutics$960k
161st↓Peppermint Innovation$908k
162nd↓Orthocell$884k
163rd-Ocean Grown Abalone$844k
164th-Skin Elements$838k
239 listed industrial companies ranked by revenue.
Source: Morningstar

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