Chief Executive Officer
Unique opportunity to build a global organisation Drive the commercialisation of the bionic eye Impressive Board of Directors Bionic Vision Technologies (BVT) is a privately held Australian company that develops visual prostheses to restore vision to the blind. The current product pipeline consists of two generations of devices which aim to increase mobility and independence of patients and give increasing visual acuity. The Board's vision is for BVT to be the world leader in the development and production of prosthesis and therapies for restoring vision to the blind.
To date, the bionic eye has been developed by leading Australian universities and research institutes, supported by the Australian Government. BVT has raised capital in a series A and is now on a path to commercialisation. As CEO, you will lead the organisation in the next part of their journey.
The key result areas will include: Devising the strategy and establishing an effective business plan Commercialising the devices which will involve product development, establishing required manufacturing arrangements and clinical trial management Ready and steer the organisation through an IPO within the medium term Internationally scout for new technologies and therapies that are in line with the company's strategy Recruit and lead a high performing team We are seeking a CEO who has relevant experience in the commercialisation of products in the healthcare industry. In addition, you will have experience in developing and implementing a strategic vision whilst inspiring your team and the market. An ability to utilise these skills in a start-up environment is essential.
This is a unique opportunity in Australia to build a leading global organisation. For a confidential discussion please call Dianne Williams on 61 2 9223 1855 quoting job reference 24120. This position is based in Australia.