Cancer diagnostics company, Pacific Edge Limited (NZX:PEB), is pleased to announce the appointment of Sarah Park as an Independent Director, effective from 6 December 2018.
Sarah will also chair the Audit and Risk Committee of the Board.
Chairman of Pacific Edge, Chris Gallaher said, “Sarah brings international corporate finance experience to our Board after a professional career with PricewaterhouseCoopers in New Zealand and HSBC Investment Bank in London.
She has also had a lead role in venture capital raisings in Asia, the Middle East and Europe for US based biopharmaceutical companies, through to a planned listing on the AIM Exchange in London and has been closely involved in the management of a Family Office Investment Fund in a private capacity.
Sarah has now commenced her corporate governance career and is an Independent Director of a number of private companies and foundations, including Hawkes Bay Airport where she also chairs the Audit and Finance Committee.
Sarah’s appointment strengthens the skills mix around our Board table as the Company continues to progress the commercialisation of its technology in the USA and other targeted markets."
Sarah resides in the Hawkes Bay.