People: Unilife Corp (UNS.AX)

UNS.AX on Australia Stock Exchange

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2 Sep 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Alan Shortall

60 2013 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Ramin Mojdehbakhsh

51 2013 President, Chief Operating Officer

Slavko Bosnjak

64 2013 Deputy Vice Chairman of the Board, Lead Independent Director

Dennis Pyers

53 2014 Interim Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Controller

John Ryan

44 2014 Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

Mark Iampietro

60 2009 Vice President - Quality and Regulatory Affairs

J. Christopher Naftzger

46 2014 Vice President - Legal Affairs

Jeff Carter

2009 Non-Executive Director, Investor Relations Support

William Galle

74 2009 Independent Non-Executive Director

John Lund

47 2009 Independent Non-Executive Director

Mary Wold

60 2010 Independent Non-Executive Director

Biographies

Name Description

Alan Shortall

Mr. Alan D. Shortall is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of Unilife Corp. He has served as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company since September 2002. Mr. Shortall founded Unilife in July 2002 and has guided the growth of Unilife since then. In 2008, the trade magazine Medical Device and Diagnostic Industry named him as one of 100 Notable People in the medical device industry worldwide.

Ramin Mojdehbakhsh

Dr. Ramin (Mojdeh) Mojdehbakhsh, Ph.D., is President, Chief Operating Officer of Unilife Corp. Mr. Mojdehbakhsh served as Vice President and General Manager of BD Pharmaceutical Systems, North America between 2008 and 2010 and Worldwide Vice President of Research and Development, BD Medical between 2002 and 2008. Dr. Mojdehbakhsh received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN and his MBA from Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.

Slavko Bosnjak

Mr. Slavko (Jim) James Joseph Bosnjak is Deputy Vice Chairman of the Board, Lead Independent Director of Unilife Corp. He has served as a Director of the company since February 2003 and as chairman of the board since April 2006. Mr. Bosnjak has been a co-owner and director of the Le Meridien Lav Hotel in Split, Croatia since 2002 and is chairman and co-founder of Ultimate Outdoor Ltd., an Australian outdoor advertising company. Mr. Bosnjak is chairman of Chiron Commercial Vehicles Pty Ltd. a Malaysian company which manufactures bus bodies for export to Australia. He has also held positions on Commonwealth and New South Wales government advisory bodies, including the Greater Western Sydney Economic Development Board, and the GROW Employment Council. Mr. Bosnjak also served as the Chairman of the Tourism Council of Australia and Bus 2000 Ltd., which coordinated bus services for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games. Mr. Bosnjak was awarded an Order of Australia Medal in 1994 for his services to transport and the community, and also holds an honorary doctorate from the University of Western Sydney for his services related to employment growth and economic development.

Dennis Pyers

Mr. Dennis P. Pyers is Interim Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Controller of the Company. Mr. Pyers has served as the Company’s Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer since July 2010. Prior to that, Mr. Pyers served as an independent consultant from May 2009 to June 2010. Mr. Pyers spent over 25 years with KPMG LLP, including as a partner from September 2002 to May 2009. Mr. Pyers is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. He obtained his Bachelors of Science in Accounting from the Pennsylvania State University.

John Ryan

Mr. John Ryan, J.D., is Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary of the Company. Mr. Ryan has nearly two decades of legal experience in contract negotiations, corporate compliance, commercial and government litigation, and regulatory matters. Prior to joining Unilife, he was a partner at Duane Morris, one of the 100 largest law firms in the U.S., where he represented healthcare, financial and managed service companies across areas including contract negotiation, dispute resolution, consumer class action litigation and antitrust cases. For eight years, Mr. Ryan held senior roles including Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at Aramark Corporation, a company with a $6 billion market capitalization and $13.5 billion in annual revenue, where he served as Chief Counsel for several business divisions. Mr. Ryan began his legal career as an Assistant District Attorney at the Manhattan District Attorney's Office where he led grand jury investigations and prosecuted white-collar criminals. He is admitted to practice in state and federal courts in Pennsylvania and New York, and is a graduate of Northwestern University School of Law and New York University.

Mark Iampietro

Mr. Mark V. Iampietro serves as Vice President - Quality and Regulatory Affairs of Unilife Corp since November 2009. He has served as Vice President of Quality and Regulatory Affairs of UMSL since October 2008 and of Unilife Corporation since November 2009. From May 2002 to July 2008, Mr. Iampietro was Vice President of Quality, Regulatory and Clinical Operations at Spherics, Inc., a pharmaceutical manufacturer, where he managed various phases of quality, regulatory, and clinical programs. Mr. Iampietro holds American Society for Quality certifications as both a quality and reliability engineer and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in life sciences with a minor in engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

J. Christopher Naftzger

Mr. J. Christopher Naftzger J.D., is Vice President - Legal Affairs of Unilife Corp. Mr. Naftzger served as Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Secretary of Chesapeake Corporation, a NYSE-traded packaging company for the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries, from July 2007 to May 2009 and served as Senior Counsel of Koch Industries, Inc., privately held company in the U.S., from June 2006 to June 2007. Prior to joining Koch, Mr. Naftzger was a partner at Blank Rome LLP, an international Am Law 100 firm. Mr. Naftzger obtained his B.A. in History and Political Science from Hampden-Sydney College and his J.D. from the Willamette University College of Law.

Jeff Carter

Mr. Jeff Carter serves as an Non-Executive Director of Unilife Corp since November 2009. He has served as a Director of the company since April 2006. From February 2005 until January 2009, Mr. Carter served as chief financial officer of UMSL. He also served as company secretary of UMSL from March 2007 to July 2010. Mr. Carter is a chartered accountant and holds a master’s degree in applied finance from Macquarie University. Mr. Carter was a chief financial officer of various publicly listed healthcare companies prior to joining UMSL in February 2005. Prior to entering the healthcare industry Mr. Carter held Senior Management positions with Coca Cola, Santos, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce and Touche Ross. Mr. Carter has in excess of 30 years experience in professional accounting, investment banking, corporate finance and commercial/strategic planning roles.

William Galle

Mr. William Galle serves as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Unilife Corp since November 2009. He has served as the company's director since June 2008. Mr. Galle was also an independent director of American Marketing Complex in New York City from October 2007 to December 2009. Since 2009, Mr. Galle has been affiliated as an investment banker with Bradley Woods, a 40 year-old New York City-based independent research and investment banking firm specializing in federal regulatory and legislative developments impacting substantial investor portfolios. Since 1993, Mr. Galle has been president of Diversified Portfolio Strategies LLC in Washington D.C., which provides alternative investment advisory services for institutions and substantial investors. Prior thereto, he was vice president of pension services at Smith Barney, Harris Upham and director of corporate services at NASDAQ in Washington, D.C. Mr. Galle is a graduate of Columbia University, Rutgers University, and the New York Institute of Finance.

John Lund

Mr. John M. Lund serves as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Unilife Corp since November 11, 2009. Mr. Lund has also served as managing partner of M&A Holdings, LLC, a private consulting company since July 2003, and Upstart CFO, LLC since December 2010. Mr. Lund was vice president of finance and controller of E-rewards, Inc., an internet market research company from February 2009 to March 2011, vice president and controller of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc., a NASDAQ listed television broadcasting company, from March 2008 to November 2008, vice president of finance and corporate controller of LQ Management, LLC (LaQuinta) from November 2006 to March 2008,and corporate controller of ExcellerateHRO, a Hewlett Packard company, from January 2005 to October 2006. Prior to that, Mr. Lund held chief financial officer and controller positions for various public and private companies, and was a manager at KPMG. Mr. Lund received the Certificate of Director Education from the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) and completed various corporate governance courses at Harvard during 2010. Mr. Lund, a certified public accountant, graduated from University of North Texas in 1991 and MBA from Kellogg School of Management. Mr. Lund is actively involved in the NACD, Financial Executive Institute, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Mary Wold

Ms. Mary (Kate) Katherine Wold serves as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Unilife Corp since May 2010. Ms. Wold serves as Chief Executive Officer of the Church Pension Fund, which oversees defined benefit and defined contribution pension plans for clergy and lay employees of the Episcopal Church. Prior to her position at the Church Pension Fund, Ms. Wold served as senior vice president of finance from 2007 to 2009, senior vice president of tax and treasury from 2005 to 2007 and vice president of tax from 2002 to 2005, of Wyeth, a NYSE-listed pharmaceutical company, which was acquired by Pfizer in October 2009. Prior thereto, Ms. Wold spent 17 years with the international law firm of Shearman & Sterling based in New York, specializing in international tax planning for multinational corporations and in the tax aspects of mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and private equity transactions. Ms. Wold received her law degree from the University of Michigan and her Bachelor of Arts degree from Hamline University.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Alan Shortall

690,210

Ramin Mojdehbakhsh

1,396,440

Slavko Bosnjak

115,391

Dennis Pyers

--

John Ryan

--

Mark Iampietro

1,059,720

J. Christopher Naftzger

967,900

Jeff Carter

660,911

William Galle

--

John Lund

--

Mary Wold

--
As Of 29 Jun 2013

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