Maureen Murphy has a strong commercial background with over 25 years experience in strategic business development of innovative new technologies. She has held senior executive positions (CEO, Managing Director, Director) in globally oriented ICT industries including telecommunications, satellite communications and digital media.
Maureen has managed businesses from early stage through to exit, and has invested in,co-founded, and held contract senior positions with a wide range of technology based businesses, including start-up companies in ICT, biotechnology, and renewable energy. While experienced in all aspects of new business development, Maureen has particular expertise in strategy execution; clearing the path to successful commercialisation by translating concepts and plans into actions and overcoming the obstacles that hinder achievement of strategic goals.
Maureen holds a Master of Business and Technology degree (MBA Technology) from the Australian Graduate School of Management, sits on the Advisory Board of the Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the UNSW Australia School of Business, and is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.