.The International Board

Mr Tony Pollitt


Tony Pollitt is the General Manager – Business Affairs, Content and Networks at Foxtel, the Australian subscription television network. Tony qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1989 and transferred to London and Prague for three years before returning to work in Sydney. During this period, he specialised in the telecommunications sector. In 1995, Tony joined Showtime as the Finance Manager. Tony’s role expanded and in 1998 he was the Chief Operating Officer, responsible for the finance and internal operations within Showtime. At Foxtel, Tony works in the team that negotiates and acquires the content for the Foxtel channels.

Mr John Batistich


John Batistich is an Advisor to a range of technology start-ups and has more than 24 years of experience in research, marketing, digital innovation and general management with blue chip companies. Marketing communications led by John have won a Cannes Lion Award and an Australian Advertising Effectiveness Award. He has been a member of the Australian Market and Social Research Society Client Advisory Board and the Australian Research Awards judging panel. John holds a Masters in Management degree from Macquarie Graduate School of Management majoring in Human Resources, a Bachelor of Business degree from the University of Western Sydney majoring in Marketing and a Certificate in Digital Marketing from the Association for Data-driven Marketing and Advertising.

Mrs Kerry Cunningham

Kerry Cunningham is the Director of Retail Operations for Blackmores Ltd, Australia’s number 1 vitamin & dietary supplement company in the ASX 100. Kerry has over 20 years’ experience in the Pharmaceutical and Health Industry working in Australia, New Zealand and Thailand. Kerry has had an extensive career at Blackmores in senior leadership positions driving the change agenda. Additionally she has held board positions with Complementary Medicines Australia and Chaired the Marketing & Communications Committee. Her extensive experience in Pharmacy saw her appointed to the Advisory Board of UTS Faculty of Pharmacy.

​Mr Matthew Dobbin


Matt Dobbin is a Consulting Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers Australia. Matt has over 20 years’ international consulting experience with a focus on corporate strategy and driving business improvement initiatives across a range of organisations. His specific areas of expertise include strategy implementation, business process reengineering, business integration and major change management. He has had extensive international experience working with major clients in the USA, Middle East, Europe, Asia and New Zealand. Matt has been involved in a broad range of industries driving strategy implementation including health, logistics, construction, utilities, public sector and retail. Of particular interest he has worked with a number of medical research institutes throughout his career.

Mr Stephen Moodey


Stephen Moodey is the Area Finance Director for GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Australia and New Zealand and provides decision support to the division’s General Manager across strategic, financial and operational dimensions. He has more than 16 years’ experience as a financial professional in the delivery of financial processes, reporting, analytics and business partnering, forecasting and budget development. Stephen holds a Masters in Business Administration (Executive) from the Australian Graduate School of Management, is a member of the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants and holds a Bachelor of Business degree from the University of Technology, Sydney majoring in Accounting and Finance.

Mrs Elena Pintado


Elena Pintado is Head of Marketing Activation for Sunbeam, a leading brand within the small domestic appliances category, where she is responsible for the strategy, development and execution of all communications for the Sunbeam portfolio of products. Elena is a marketing professional with more than 10 years’ experience in the FMCG, consumer goods and healthcare industries. Her previous roles have included Marketing Manager at Johnson & Johnson responsible for the Women’s Health portfolio, as well as with GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare where Elena worked for seven years developing award-winning marketing campaigns for products such as Nicabate, Panadol, Sensodyne, Cartia and Zovirax. Elena holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of New South Wales, majoring in Marketing and International Business.