Dr Paul Reddell
BSc (Hons) PhD FAICD
Executive Director & Chief Scientific Officer
Dr Reddell brings to the Company expert scientific knowledge combined with extensive practical experience in leadership, resourcing, management and commercialisation of complex multi-institutional research and development projects. Dr Reddell is co-founder of EcoBiotics and QBiotics and has been CSO of both companies since their inception.
Prior to co-founding EcoBiotics in 2000, Dr Reddell gained an international reputation for his scientific expertise in tropical forest ecology and management. During that time, he held senior leadership positions as a Senior Principal Research Scientist and Program Leader at CSIRO’s Tropical Forest Research Centre and later as Principal Plant Ecologist for an environmental consulting business in the Rio Tinto group of companies.
Dr Reddell holds a PhD in Forest Ecology and a Bachelor of Science (1A Honours) from the University of Western Australia and has undertaken extensive business management and pharmaceutical development training. He has been a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors since 2007.
Dr Reddell was appointed as Director of QBiotics Group on 24 February 2017 and is also a Director of the QBiotics Group’s wholly owned subsidiary companies, QBiotics Pty Ltd, EcoBiotics Pty Ltd, QBiotics Netherlands B.V. and QBiotics UK Limited.