Dr Victoria Gordon
BAppSC (Hons) PhD GAICD
Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer
Dr Gordon brings to QBiotics Group 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 EcoBiotics Pty Ltd (“EcoBiotics”) in 2000 and QBiotics in 2004. Dr Gordon has been CEO of EcoBiotics and then QBiotics since their inception.
Dr Gordon has broad 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 small businesses. Dr Gordon’s recent board and committee experience includes Non-Executive Director of Biopharmaceuticals Australia, member for two consecutive terms of the Queensland Government Biotechnology Advisory Council and Non-Executive Director and Non-Executive Chairman 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.
Dr Gordon holds a PhD in Microbiology, Bachelor of Applied Science (Honours), 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 is a Director of EcoBiotics and QBiotics and was appointed as a director of QBiotics Group on 24 February 2017.