Our Board of Directors



Malcolm is Founder and Lead Privacy Adviser to Information Integrity Solutions Pty Ltd (IIS), a global consultancy specialising in data protection and privacy strategies.

Malcolm is a founding Director of PRAXIS Limited and has been a Director of Bellberry Limited since 2006.

As Australia’s Privacy Commissioner from 1999 to 2004, Malcolm led the implementation of first broad based private sector privacy law.  Malcolm’s global reputation is built on his forward thinking on the handling and governance of personal information.

Malcolm was Founding President of the International Association of Privacy Professionals Australia New Zealand.  He was a director of iappANZ until 2016 and a director of the US based IAPP until 2011.

He has been a member of external Reference Groups for large research projects funded by the European Union and provided advice to APEC and private sector clients on cross border data flows including the APEC Cross Border Privacy Rule system and advice to clients on anonymisation. He was a long-time member of the Microsoft Trustworthy Computing Academic Advisory Board.

Malcolm was made a Member of the Order of Australia in the 2016 Queen's Birthday Honours for significant service to public administration, particularly to data protection, privacy, and identity management, and to the community. Malcolm’s expertise in privacy was recognised when the International Association of Privacy Professionals honoured him in Washington DC with the 2012 Privacy Leadership Award. He was awarded the inaugural Chancellor’s Medal in 2004 for distinguished contribution to the Australian National University.  

He has degrees in Chemistry and Economics, is a Certified Information Privacy Professional through the IAPP and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors



Mark is a Director of Tilbrook Rasheed Chartered Accountants, and has over 15 years' experience providing comprehensive business services and taxation advice to a diverse range of business clients.

Mark is also Director Bellberry Ltd, a national, private not-for-profit organisation providing streamlined scientific and ethical review of human research projects across Australia. Mark is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia, the institute of Company Directors and the Taxation Institute of Australia.



Ian Kerridge is Professor of Bioethics and Medicine at Sydney Health Ethics (previously known as the Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine - VELiM) at the University of Sydney and Staff Haematologist/Blood and Marrow Transplant (BMT) physician at Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney.

He is an active clinical researcher, with a particular interest in the long-term effects of BMT and the treatment of multiple myeloma. He has taught bioethics and research ethics around the world for over 20 years and continues to conduct philosophical and empirical research in a range of important clinical, public policy and global health concerns including prescription drug policy, over-diagnosis, conflict of interest, end-of-life care, infectious diseases and infection control and organ donation and transplantation.

Ian is the author of over 350 papers in peer-reviewed journals and five textbooks of ethics, most recently Ethics and Law for the Health Professions (Federation Press, 2013). He is Chair of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) Ethics Committee and the South Eastern Sydney Local Health District Clinical Ethics Committee and a member of the NSW Health Department’s Clinical Ethics Advisory Panel.

He was previously a member of the Australian Health Ethics Committee (AHEC) from 2012-5, and a member of the NHMRC Working Parties on Xenotransplantation, Organ Transplantation, Clinical Ethics and Assisted Reproductive Technologies. From 2007-16 he was Chair of the Australian Bone Marrow Donor Registry Research Committee.



Paul is a practicing physician and Professor of Medicine at Monash University in Melbourne, RACP Adult Medicine Division President-Elect and Executive Director of the international NGO Global Reconciliation.

He has a PhD in philosophy and an international reputation in health care ethics, and has made a major impact on the field of clinical ethics in Australia.

Paul’s work is interdisciplinary: spanning clinical medicine, biomedical research, social research, philosophy and ethical theory, clinical ethics and policy development with respect to ethics and clinical practice.

Paul has authored over 350 peer reviewed articles and 14 books. He is the Chair of the editorial board of the Journal of Bioethical Inquiry and honorary ethics editor for the Internal Medicine Journal.  He is extensively involved in the teaching of ethics and the philosophy of medicine at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. He is actively involved in research projects in clinical ethics, including investigations of complementary medicine and relationships with pharmaceutical industry.

Director, Centre for the Study of Ethics in Medicine and Society

Member, Alfred Hospital General Issues Ethics Committee

Former chair, Ethics Committee of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians and Ethics Advisory Committee of the US Endocrine Society

Executive Director, Global Reconciliation

Chair, International Health Workforce Society of Australasia

President-Elect Adult Medicine Division, RACP

Chair Quality Use of Complementary Medicines 



Philomena is a medical anthropologist with a broad interest in gender, sexuality and sexual health; disability; family violence; medical practice; and ageing, death and dying. She has a particular interest in ethical research involving marginalised and disadvantaged populations. Her recent projects include older women’s experiences of sexual assault, the health status of LGBTI Australians, an ethnographic study of the decline of the hospital autopsy, and the role of HREC administrators in Australia. She has been a member of various HRECs over the past 16 years, and is currently Chair of Scope Victoria’s HREC and a member of Victoria’s Department of Justice HREC. She is a Research Consultant and Honorary Senior Research Fellow at University of Melbourne where she also lectures on gender, health and gender-based violence.

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