Dr Greg Roger, FIEAustVestech CEO & Founder
Dr Greg Roger was selected by the Federal Government to spearhead Medical Device commercialization in Australia. His broad industry, regulatory, engineering and medical experience made him the stand out candidate for the role. He has more than 30 years experience in the field of medicine, bio-medical engineering, product development and commercialisation. Having developed, patented and commercialised
Dr Jari HyvarinenGeneral Manager
Dr Jari Hyvarinen is a General Manager with over 20 years of experience in medical device design and manufacturing. Jari has experience in management of operations within a manufacturing environment, of pre-clinical and clinical trials, and of suppliers. Additionally, he also has experience in leading multidisciplinary R&D teams, implementing design controls, and regulatory submissions for
Angela RocheQA/RA Manager
Angela Roche is a Quality Engineering professional with over 13 years experience in the medical device industry including high risk active implantable devices, life sustaining medical devices, combination devices, and in-vitro diagnostics (IVD). She holds a Degree in Production Engineering, a Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing Engineering, and Post Graduate Diploma in Science. Angela has held
Brett SlaterDesign Manager
Since 2003, Brett Slater has encompassed all facets of product design and engineering within various industries, such as medical devices and fibre optic telecommunications. With this wide scope to experience, Brett has gained solid design and manufacturing knowledge coupled with lean project management that can help you every step of the way. Earning over 20
Galen NetheryDesign Engineer
Galen Nethery is a Design Engineer and Scientist at Vestech. His role includes the development of design specifications, research, and management of vendors. Galen has studied Biomedical Engineering and Science at the University of Sydney, gaining technical experience and developing skills in risk assessment and mitigation through his choice of study. Galen has experience across
Miho McKayDesign Assurance and Regulatory Associate
Miho McKay is a Design Assurance and Regulatory Affairs Associate at Vestech. She utilises her strong attention to detail to ensure the highest standard in all her work. Miho is a graduate of the University of Sydney having acquired a double degree in Bachelors of Engineering (Biomedical Engineering), for which she was awarded First Class
Daryl FongElectrical Design Engineer
Daryl Fong is an electrical design engineer at Vestech. He is also currently a PhD student working on the development of a portable electroencephalograph system for the diagnosis of concussion. Daryl’s background is in biomedical engineering, specifically electrical medical devices. Daryl previously worked as a researcher for the charity Necksafe and a biomedical technician at
Gisah Bittencourt SadRegulatory Affairs Specialist
Regulatory Affairs professional with over 6 years’ experience in the medical device industry including implantable devices and IVD. Gisah holds a degree in Pharmacy, Biochemistry and Industrial Pharmacy and has Post Graduate Specialization in Project Management. Gisah has been a leader of medical devices submission processes within a number of different regulatory jurisdictions across U.S., European
Oliver WangQuality Engineer
Oliver is the Quality Assurance Engineer at Vestech, and has acquired a wealth of Quality Management System experience from navigating Vestech to a successful ISO 13485:2016 transition audit. Oliver Wang is a multiple Dean’s Award recipient who has graduated with a Masters of Biomedical Engineering and a Bachelors of Mechanical Engineering from UNSW with First
What They Say
I have had the pleasure of working with Greg and the team at Vestech for over two years now. With their support and guidance, Needle Calm has been able to accomplish milestones that otherwise would have been impossible.
LAUREN BARBERDirector, Needle Calm
Excellent clarity in a complex area. Very suited to companies trying to find their way, and extremely personable at the same time.
REBECCA CROFTManaging Director, Croft Associates
Dr Roger was a pleasure to work with in his role as the Medical and Scientific Technologies Supplier Advocate during 2013-14. He was professional, innovative, enthusiastic and passionate about achieving practical outcomes to drive the sustainable growth of the medtech sector.
KYLIE CLARKSenior Policy Officer, Department of Industry
Greg Roger brings an incredible breadth of experience & knowledge to the table – engineering, patents, regulatory, medical devices, surgery. And this knowledge is of the first-hand, hard-won variety. What this means is that Greg’s advice tends to be extremely practical and useful.
ROGER PRICECEO, ResQ Devices
Vestech provided invaluable advice on our commercialistion strategy. Their advice prevented loss of scarce time and capital, and alerted us to risks we would face in the future. Our time with Vestech has been critical for our success to date.