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Our Board of Directors leadership and business experience spans many sectors including IT, Publishing, Broadcasting, Finance, Insurance, Health, Manufacturing and Mining.

John Swete Kelly

John Swete Kelly

Chairman

As a Director, John is an outcomes focused person with good communication and interpersonal skills who can inspire boards and leadership teams to achieve a business’s commercial goals. He has a proven record in assisting businesses to identify and achieve their strategic needs and ensuring that operational initiatives necessary to grow the business and achieve high levels of customer satisfaction are achieved. John’s success as a director can be attributed to his experience and skills in directing, leading and managing a diverse range of businesses; stakeholder management; analysing, planning and implementing strategic direction; solving complex problems; implementing systems, structures and KPIs; and achieving best practice business solutions. His leadership and planning skills are supported by good financial acumen and a history of implementing innovative business solutions.

John has extensive experience in financial management, operations, marketing, human resources, information system, and business administration. Success as a Director has been achieved through effective leadership, developing positive client relationships, working in collaborative relationships with owners and leadership teams, mentoring the leadership team, and developing a positive corporate culture.

Peter Ord

Peter Ord

Executive Director
Peter has over 30 years of marketing and management experience in the USA, UK and Australia.

Peter has owned and operated a number of start-up medical device companies and is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Device Technologies Pty Limited, the largest privately owned and operated health device company in Australia and New Zealand.

Peter won the Ernst and Young Eastern Region 2004 Entrepreneur of the Year for Technology Communications and Life Sciences.

He is a Board Member of four (4) companies and has mentored MBA graduates at the University of New South Wales.

His marketing and business background and customer service ethics guarantees that there is always a focus on members’ needs and member satisfaction.

Craig Caesar

Craig Caesar

Director
Craig is the Managing Director and major shareholder of the Express Industrial Group of Companies which was formed in 1991. Express employs over 100 staff members with a branch network across NSW and VIC; and has an extensive customer base across mining, manufacturing, transport, food and the pharmaceutical industries.

Kevin Ryan
Director

Kevin brings over twenty five (25) years’ experience in executive management, and associated Board Directorships. He also has an extensive history in very specialised and highly technical sales and marketing roles.

Kevin has a diverse knowledge of the key areas of public and private healthcare in specific regions of world and a requisite business knowledge and activity of the market forces and dynamics which prevail. Kevin also served on the Board of the Australian Healthcare industry association (MTAA) for 8 years.

As a founding Principal of Gateway Enterprises, Kevin is once again forging new business relationships, shareholdings and non-executive strategic influence to new and developing businesses and companies. This applies to a wide spectrum of industries, including Healthcare, both within Australia and New Zealand, and on several off-shore geographies, which also involves the UK and US markets.

Relative to his Coraggio involvement, Kevin is part of a non-executive and executive management team that reflects his own experience and interests in the provision of professional and well managed enterprise. He thrives in the delivery of customer expectations and to ensure high value always equates to high deliverables.

 

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