“Coming together is a beginning.
Keeping together is progress.
Working together is success.”
– Henry Ford
– Henry Ford
Chris has more than 28 years of business experience in the Medical Devices sector. Previous roles have resulted in a broad knowledge and experience of the Orthopaedics, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Wound Closure and Anaesthesia segments as well as a solid overview of the entire devices space. Chris enjoyed an 18 year career with Johnson & Johnson covering 3 businesses in the medical devices sector. For the last 6 years he had P&L responsibility for three different businesses with sales of $60m, $300m and $1b respectively. In addition he has been CEO of a public company listed on the London Stock Exchange as well as Deputy CEO of LMA who were listed in Singapore and sold to Teleflex in 2012 for $300m.
Chris is happiest with his family, on his bike or on a golf course!
Adrian has nearly 30 years in project and supply chain management. Formerly working for an NGO Foundation in Eastern Europe setting up and supplying child trauma clinics, Adrian moved to supply chain management for the Venner Medical Group and has been based in our Singapore office for 10 years. Adrian co-ordinates the new innovative device projects along with managing all of the groups quality medical device manufacturing.
Adrian will always be seen with a phone in his hand – the team would like to know when his battery will run out!
John has more than 26 years of commercial financial experience in the Computing and Medical Devices sectors. John has worked for European subsidiaries of major US IT companies such as Sun Microsystems, 3Com and JDEdwards. He was European Finance Director for a US internet content management company and became used to the rigours of that market at the turn of the century handling periods of extreme investment followed by re-trenchment. In 2004 he joined LMA as Group Financial Controller and was a key member of the team that took the company through an IPO in 2005 and period of stability, growth and development until it was sold to Teleflex in 2012. John is an accountant by training but commercial business manager at heart.
John will never say no to a dark chocolate digestive (make that a packet)
Jarrad has worked in the Medical Device sector for more than 20 years for both American and European Multinational companies as well as distributors in his native New Zealand. His experience is in Sales, Marketing and Business Development within Asia Pacific at a regional and local level. Specialising in Airway Management and Fluid Therapy, primarily IV administration has seen him lead or launch many progressive therapies or products in the Asia Pacific region during his career.
As a Kiwi, the hardest thing in life is watching his children cheer for the Australian Wallabies.
Sinéad’s background is in airway management having worked for both LMA and Teleflex as a member of the global marketing team. She has helped develop and implement several strategic marketing plans to increase market share globally, including producing a range of marketing campaigns. Along with her product management responsibilities she works alongside Chris in all areas of commercialisation to build and develop AAM Healthcare.
Sinéad is our social butterfly and her favourite motto is ‘work hard, play hard’. In her free time, you’ll most likely find her with friends on the beach.
Lynn is experienced in growing company/market share through targeted business development and has wide experience within the APAC region including India, ANZ and Japan formulating country-specific marketing plans and positioning strategies. She is currently responsible for the sales and marketing efforts for the company and is currently based out of the Singapore office. Most of the time, you will see her carrying a smile on her face (if not, you know what you are in for!) and we keep her satisfied by making sure a good cup of coffee is within reach.
Outside of work, she is generally harmless, enjoys travelling and experiencing new cultures.
Nipapat is currently managing the QA/RA aspect for the company and brings with her over 15 years of experience in the field of medical devices, pharmaceutical and consumer healthcare within the APAC region. She has had successful track records in developing, redesigning and managing cost effective quality systems in various off-site plants and has also effectively managed medical device registration projects in 14 countries across Asia, Europe and USA. Prior to this, she worked for 3M (Thailand) and Forefront Medical Technology (Singapore) where she set up the quality system for new build manufacturing in China and subsequently passed both the China and US FDA inspections respectively.
Nipapat loves going back to her family's fruit farm in Thailand where she can plant and pick her own mangoes, durians, mangosteens…all the fruity bits!
Kathrin is part of our Finance team, having gained her first experiences working in the Accounts Department for a precious metals custodian before joining the Venner Medical Group in 2015. Kathrin originally qualified in hospitality and is now working towards becoming a Chartered Certified Accountant.
Kathrin enjoys spending her time baking cakes for the office, making sure everyone is well fed.
Kristina heads our customer service department and is also PA to the CEO, Chris Lee. Kristina has worked in our customer service department for the past 18 months and has 10 year’s experience with her previous employment.
Kristina likes nothing more than dancing around at her weekly Zumba classes.