Dr Victoria Gordon
Executive Director & CEO
Dr Victoria Gordon holds a PhD in Microbiology, Bachelor of Applied Science (Hons.), Diplomas in Human and Animal Health, has undertaken extensive business management and pharmaceutical development training and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Dr Gordon brings to QBiotics a sound scientific background combined with broad business management experience and a strong commercial emphasis. She left her position as a research scientist in chemical ecology with the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) to establish parent company EcoBiotics Limited in 2000 and QBiotics Limited in 2004.
Dr Gordon has extensive experience in the management of commercial research for Boral Timber Division, then one of Australia's largest plantation forestry companies and has owned and managed a number of successful small businesses.
Dr Gordon's recent board and committee experience includes Non-Executive Director of Biopharmaceuticals Australia for 4 years, member for two consecutive terms of the Queensland Government Biotechnology Advisory Council, Non-Executive Director (6 years) and Non-Executive Chairman (3 years) of the Australian Rainforest Foundation.
In 2004 Dr Gordon was presented an award by the Queensland Premier for her service to the biotechnology industry in Queensland.