Stella Ward


Stella Ward has held executive leadership roles in a number of DHBs, covering the areas of allied health, digital transformation, innovation and commercialisation.

Jon Herries


Jon and his team at the Ministry of Health are focused on bringing technology to the health sector faster, ensuring that technology provides impact, and establishing a network of interested and expert people and organisations who are working on new technology solutions in health. Jon has recently returned to New Zealand from four years in Ireland where he was working in healthcare and technology consulting for EY.

Geoff Todd


Geoff Todd’s experience in technology commercialisation dates back to 1986 when he ran a small technology investment fund for the then Department of Scientific and Industrial Research.

Steve Wakefield


Steven Wakefield is a proven and respected independent director on multiple boards ranging from CropLogic to the deputy chairmanship of the Canterbury District Health Board.