Thursday 23 November, 2017
W/ Stephen Thompson - Brandon Capital PartnersKailis Bros Leederville
101 Oxford Street, Leederville WA
Our guest for our upcoming Focus Dinner is Stephen Thompson, one of the founding partners of Brandon Capital - Australia’s largest BioTech Fund Manager with over $600 million of funds under management. Brandon Capital provide seed and venture capital to support the international growth of Australian and NZ life sciences businesses. Stephen is also manager of the Medical Research Commercialisation Funds (MRCF).
Before moving to Australia in 2004 Stephen was a Director with Apax Partners (London) focused on venture investing. Previously he worked with Cantab Pharmaceuticals (UK), following 10 years of medical research in London and California.
Stephen has a BSc and PhD in immunology and an MBA. He is a Director of portfolios companies; Auspherix Ltd, Elastagen Pty Ltd, Vaxxas Pty Ltd and a Director of AVCAL.
Join us for what's sure to be another great night of conversation as Stephen shares his learnings in founding and running one of Australia's largest Bio-tech funds and where he sees the future of the Biotech industry heading.