People: Obtala Resources Ltd (OBT.L)
10 Dec 2013
Dr. Vijoleta Braach-Maksvytis, BSc (Hons), Ph.D, MAICD, has been Independent Non-Executive Director of Orbital Corp Ltd since March 31, 2008. Dr Braach-Maksvytis is an innovation strategist with more than 20 years experience in organizational change, formation of cross-sectoral and global partnerships, the commercialization of technology, and intellectual property strategy. Her previous roles include Head of the Office of the Chief Scientist of Australia, Science Executive and Director Global Development for CSIRO, and most recently, Deputy Vice Chancellor Innovation and Development at the University of Melbourne, and are currently an advisor in the area of social innovation. Dr Braach-Maksvytis pioneered nanotechnology in Australia and holds over 20 patents in the field. Dr Braach-Maksvytis was a Member of the Australian Federal Government's Green Car Innovation Fund Committee and on the advisory board of the Intellectual Property Research Institute of Australia, and is a member of a number of other public interest boards. Dr Braach-Maksvytis chairs the Company's Human Resources, Remuneration and Nomination Committee and is also a member of the Company's Audit Committee. Dr Braach-Maksvytis is also a Non-Executive Director of AWE Limited. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from the University of New South Wales and a Ph.D. from the University of Sydney.
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