Angie Cleone, CEO
Raised in Sydney, Angie has a diverse experience in small business both nationally and overseas. She has successfully developed and managed her own firms with over two decades of experience in small business to business marketing and hospitality.
As part of her commitment to contribute to the lives of Australians, she created the For A Cure Foundation to promote stem cell research and featured in the ThinkBig Magazine. Angie invites all Australians and people around the world to pull together and embrace this scientific frontier – the most promising research to cure and treat the major diseases of our time.
Angie is a qualified master advanced in communication for business, Empowering Communications Program (ECP). With a diploma in business management, her Master of Business Administration (MBA) comes from her own management, leadership, and solving real life business problems, she calls it the MBA from hard knocks. She is an esteemed invited speaker and made her debut on the world stage representing Australia at the World Stem Cell Summit (WSCS13) in San Diego. Angie is writing her first memoir, stay tuned book launch (coming soon).
Angie divides her energy with her love for sports and she is a member of the prestigious Sydney Lawn Tennis Club where she plays competitive and social tennis.
Brett Teale, COO
Futurity Investments Pty Ltd
Brett has a doctorate in Molecular Biology and a Juris Doctor in Law with over 12 years experience at the executive management level in scientific and medical start-up ventures, and 24 years experience in commercial and research based Pathology fields.
Dr Teale is a specialist with a broad base of skills in scientific and analytical roles, with management and legal knowledge applicable to project oversight and has helped grow medical, scientific and biotechnology companies and managed ASX-listed entities from IPO into operations.
Brett’s qualifications include Assoc.Dip.Clinical Laboratory Techniques (Health, QUT), Bachelor of Science (Hons)(Biochemistry, UQ), Doctorate in Philosophy (Pathology and Surgery, UQ), Juris Doctor (Law, UQ).
He is a Member of the Human Genetic Society of Australia (MHGSA) and the Australian Institute of Company Directors (MAICD).
Ross Fabian, CFO
International Tax Consultant
Ross’ background previously a Senior Partner with Stirling International Chartered Accountants for 14 years from 1997 to 2001 and prior to that he was the National Tax Director with BDO in Australia for 12 years. He has a Master of Laws (LL.M.) University of Sydney, Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), Accountancy Finance and Systems, UNSW Australia and a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) UNSW Australia.
Ross runs his own accounting firm he is an advocate for stem cell research and has been a key member of our team from the ground up.