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Geoffrey Pearce

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Role Non-Executive Director, Chairman
Experience Mr Pearce is a Melbourne-based entrepreneur with over three decades of business experience.

Mr Pearce esablished Pearce Pharmaceuticals, a trading company in raw materials for the drug and veterinarian industries as well as packaging for the cosmetics and beauty industry. Mr Pearce expanded this business to create and own Scental Pacific Pty Ltd, a full service contract manufacturer servicing the bath, body and beauty industry. He grew this business to a turnover of over $25 million and in excess of 150 staff. In 1996 Mr Pearce sold Scental Pacific Pty Ltd to the Smorgan family while retaining and expanding his Pearce Pharmaceuticals trading business into the Continental Group. In 2002, Mr Pearce re-established himself as a contract manufacturer in the bath and beauty industry with the acquisition of a small factory. In 2010, he renamed that business as Beautiworx. In 2014, Mr Pearce sold Beautiworx into a company where he was one of the two major shareholders, CEO of the manufacturing arm and a director on the Board. This company, BWX Limited, was successfully listed on the ASX in 2015 with a current market capitalisation of over $400 million being a Brand business vertically integrated with manufacturing and distribution.
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Graham Morton

Role Non-Executive Director
Qualifications B.Ec., Grad. Dip. Financial Management, CA ANZ
Experience Mr Morton holds a Bachelor of Economics, a Graduate Diploma in Financial Management and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia and New Zealand. Mr Morton is also a Responsible Manager under the Australian Securities and Investment Commission and a Responsible Executive under the Financial Services Authority United Kingdom.

Mr Morton has over thirty years experience as a senior executive in investment banking and roles with KPMG, Bain and Company, HSBC and as CEO of a London-based stock broker. More recently, Mr Morton was CEO of a UK-based Investment group with a focus on global investments in pre-IPO and small to mid capitalisation companies in the technology, biotechnology and healthcare sectors.
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Wesley Stringer

Role Executive Director, Chief Executive Officer
Qualifications B.Comm (Accounting, Finance), LLB (hons), CPA
Experience Prior to joining Probiotec, Wesley was employed by KPMG in Taxation and Finance. He has also worked internationally for Deutsche Bank and BNP Paribas Investment Bank in London.

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