Lisa Hennessy

Non-Executive Director

Lisa Hennessy

American-born Lisa brings 30 years’ experience working at global companies and start-ups in multiple sectors including healthtech, fintech, consumer goods and agriculture.

Lisa began her career as a manufacturing engineer and project manager at GE Healthcare, before moving into executive roles in Operations, Strategy and Acquisitions at international organizations including GE Capital, Bain & Co, and Del Monte Foods.

Since migrating to Australia, Lisa has held non-executive directorships at ASX-listed and non-listed companies, including FirstStep Financial and Murray River Organics. She led Murray River Organics through its initial listing on the ASX, which raised $35 million. Also, Lisa is a member of the Commercialisation Committee at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute.

Lisa holds an MBA from Harvard University and a BS in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University.