Dr Robert G Feldman

Dr Robert G Feldman

Lifescience NZ

Dr Robert Feldman has broad business, medical and life-science academic experience. As a serial life-sciences entrepreneur, he founded and ran multiple biotech companies before establishing European operations for a US venture. Subsequently, he went on to be Entrepreneur in Residence in London. He then moved to New Zealand to join Pacific Channel as Executive Director and subsequently, he founded Lifescience NZ.

Robert’s breadth of expertise spans therapeutics, devices and diagnostics in the field of human health. Through his varied career, he has obtained operational, businesses development, fundraising, product development, trouble shooting, in- and out-licensing, venture, due diligence and governance expertise. Currently, Robert is a consultant to a several companies, a business advisor, a director and heads CS Ventures.

Peter Dearden

Peter Dearden

Professor, the University of Otago, Co-director, Genomics Aotearoa

Manya Sabherwal

Manya Sabherwal

National Account Manager, Cytiva

Jai Denton

Jai Denton

Director - Crop Biotechnology Policy, CropLife Australia

Mark Piper

Mark Piper

CEO, The New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research

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