Our People

Staph Leavenworth Bakali

Staph Leavenworth Bakali
Chairman of Board, Ellen Medical Devices

President and CEO of George Health Enterprises. An extensive experience in leading, growing, and transforming large complex and start up organisations in both developed and emerging markets in the global pharmaceutical, biotechnology and not-for profit health arenas.

Scott Featherston

Scott Featherston
Chief Financial Officer

An extensive experience investing in growth and early-stage companies in health sector, particularly in emerging markets and also has interests in education.

Vincent Garvey

Vincent Garvey
Founder and Director of Engineering

An Irish engineer and inventor with 40 patents to his name – winner of the global Affordable Dialysis Prize in March 2016. Founded the Australian company Ellen Medical Devices in December 2016 in partnership with The George Institute for Global Health to build and test a prototype of his invention.

Navneet Kaur

Navneet Kaur
Company Administrator and Secretary

Diverse experience in administration, project management and financial services

John Knight

Professor John Knight
Managing Director

An experienced children’s kidney specialist who works as a senior researcher with The George Institute. Previously a Vice President at Johnson and Johnson.

 

John Martin

John Martin
Biomedical Engineer

Startup specialist with 7 years' experience in early-stage MedTech companies, with a focus on prototyping and manufacturing. Managed projects across product development, quality, and operations; performed clinical & health-economic research, clinical in-service training; and a touch of sales & marketing.