In a word, we’re making it easier. Easier for patients to connect with practices online, at their convenience. Like after hours. In the middle of the night. In the moment they most need it.
Leaders in patient experience
The HealthEngine Network is Australia’s largest patient network. Where patients are connecting online with all their favourite healthcare providers. We’re talking upwards of 7 million Australians who’ve made more than 30 million bookings online via HealthEngine.
And we’ve got a whole raft of time, cost and effort-saving tools that make it easier for practices to meet their patients’ growing demands, improve their experience, increase their engagement and win their loyalty.
Dr Marcus Tan
Marcus is a UWA medical graduate with an executive MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management. He is an experienced healthcare executive and company director with nearly 20 years of clinical and commercial experience. He is a Fellow of the AICD and serves on various health bodies including as a director and the eHealth Lead for the WA Primary Health Alliance, chairing the Metro South WA Primary Health Network, an executive council member of the AMA(WA), and is an Adjunct Associate Professor in Health Leadership & Management at Curtin University. He has previously held roles as a member of the Governing Council of the South Metro Area Health Service, a board director of Giving West and Chairman of Perth Central & East Metro Medicare Local.
Adam has been building internet businesses for over 15 years with a focus on consumer health; specialising in transaction and subscription-based revenue models. Adam is a champion for growth, first-principles thinking, MVPs and radical candour. Adam holds an LLB and B.Comm (Accounting and Finance) from the University of Western Australia.
Darius has over 10 years experience in product design and development, digital growth strategies, and mobile computing. He has architected and deployed service management software and high-traffic web and mobile applications with various companies including IBM and Microsoft, and created user acquisition and engagement strategies in media and technology sectors across North America and Australia. Recognised internationally as a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional for his contributions to the mobile industry, Darius holds a B.CompSci (Computation & Systems) from the University of Western Australia.
Daniel has 25 years of management, corporate advisory, finance and accounting experience across a range of listed and unlisted companies in Australia and overseas. He has extensive experience in managing the development of high growth and start-up companies in the digital, mining, real estate and financial services industries. He was responsible for the development and launch of helpmechoose.com.au, was CFO of ecorp Limited, a digital investment company that established eBay Australia and ninemsn (through joint ventures) as well as acquiring Ticketek and investing in the start-up of Wizard Mortgage Corporation. Daniel is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and New Zealand and holds a B.Comm (Accounting & Finance) from the University of Western Australia.
Tara is a marketing and growth strategist who has worked with some of Australia’s largest retail businesses, transforming traditional bricks and mortar offerings and securing new revenue and growth through eCommerce platforms. With over 12 years marketing experience, Tara specialises in platform growth, accelerating customer volume and value. Tara holds a Masters of Commerce and a Bachelor or Commerce (Hons) majoring in Marketing and Advertising from Curtin University.
Greg Van Baast
Greg has over 20 years of software engineering and management experience across Australia and the US, most recently leading the core engineering organisation for RetailMeNot, one of the largest consumer affiliate marketing sites in the US serving tens of millions of visitors each year. Prior to leading engineering teams Greg was the lead developer for large education (Los Angeles Community College system) and real estate (JLL) projects amongst others.
Anthony has over 15 years of experience in Sales Management, Strategic Business Development and launching new business verticals within some of Australia’s leading online brands such as News Digital Media, LinkedIn and iSelect.
Board of Directors
Pat is a non-executive director of Carsales.com.au, iSentia, APN Outdoor and Little Company of Mary Healthcare. Pat has held roles as Chief Operating Officer of PBL and Chief Operating Officer and Finance Director of PBL Media/Nine Entertainment Co and was the Chairman of NineMSN. Previous to this he was the Chief Financial Officer at Optus and held senior financial positions at Goodman Fielder, Burns Philp and PriceWaterhouse. Pat has also been a non-executive director of iSelect and iiNet. Pat is an active fundraiser for the charity, Dreams2Live4.
Andrew is the Investment Director for Larsen Ventures, an early investor in HealthEngine. Andrew holds a Bachelor in Computer Science, a Masters in Computer Security and an MBA. He is also a director on the boards of SEQTA, Cape Lodge, Benchmark Specialist Property Managers and Sync Labs.
Pieter joined Sequoia in 2014 and advises on investments across Consumer Internet, Mobile, Fintech and Software companies in Southeast Asia. He currently serves on the Board of Nugit, Funding Societies, 90 Seconds, Fave and HealthEngine and also works closely with Zilingo and Sirion Labs. Pieter holds an MBA from University of Chicago Booth School of Business, where he specialized in Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital.
Matthew is a Managing Director at Telstra Ventures. He has worked with 70+ global venture-backed companies, many having achieved successful acquisitions and IPOs. Previously, Matthew was a Founder and General Partner at Accede Venture Partners; head of the venture capital team at Deutsche Bank Capital Partners, Australia; and a founding team member of the venture capital team at Macquarie Bank.
Alexander is an experienced Head Of Investment with a demonstrated history of working in the broadcast media industry. Skilled in Equity Research, Analytical Skills, Investment Banking, Equities, and Valuation. Strong business development professional with a Master’s degree focused in Accounting from Curtin University of Technology.
HealthEngine Advisory Group
The Advisory Group provides independent industry guidance and counsel on business strategy, product direction and services, strategic issues and risks confronting not only our business, but the entire healthcare industry.
Dr Andrew Miller (MBBS LLB(Hons) FANZCA FACLM FAICD)
A specialist anaesthetist in private practice and legally qualified. Andrew is a Federal Councillor AMA, Immediate Past President AMA (WA) and a director and honorary treasurer of The Australian Society of Anaesthetists. Andrew is also a board member of MDA National, one of Australia’s largest Medical Indemnity organisations.
These organisations operate in the areas of medical indemnity, policy and advocacy for the medical profession. Andrew is also a director of several commercial enterprises in the health and technology sectors and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. His legal education has also led to involvement in governance and strategy for national ‘not for profits’ organisations.
Jas Streten, Australian Patients Association Representative
Jas is currently General Manager of APA (Australian Patients Association) and previously held senior management positions in the private sector across a number of business functions including Sales, Operations and Logistics. He is a board member of two community organisations, Deputy Chair of the Community Advisory Committee, The Innovation Committee and Specialist Clinics committees at a Melbourne Public Hospital, membership of Consumer Health Forum and Health Issues Centre. He has volunteered with Margaret Oates Soup Van, Oznam House, Ruckers Hill Aged Care, Housing for the Aged Action Group and Migrant Tutoring through Melbourne Polytechnic. He has Chaired and presented at conferences that cover safety in hospitals, caring for older people, improving consumer engagement in Healthcare.
Dr Amandeep Hansra (BMED (Hons), FRACGP, MPH + TM, ACCAM)
Dr Amandeep Hansra is a leader in digital health and telehealth services in Australia. Amandeep co-founded Evermed Consulting, providing services to insurers, startups, health services and investors. She was most recently the CEO & Medical Director of Telstra’s ReadyCare; a joint venture between Telstra and Medgate, Switzerland’s leading telemedicine provider. She also served as the Chief Medical Officer for Telstra Health and assisted Medgate in setting up a telemedicine business in the Philippines where she remains the Chair of the Clinical Advisory Board. She is an Australian trained specialist General Practitioner who has worked both nationally and overseas and continues to work in clinical medicine at a General Practice in Bondi, Sydney. Amandeep has a passion for medical start-ups and entrepreneurship providing advisory services for start-ups in the health technology space. She has been awarded the “Women Leading in Business Scholarship” for the Global Executive MBA at the University of of Sydney. She is a Fellow of the RACGP, mentors junior doctors through the AMA and has completed the Company Directors Course through AICD..
Dr John Aloizos (AM MBBS FRACGP FAICD)
John is an advocate for patient safety, quality improvement and equity of access in healthcare and an active general practitioner at Upper Mt Gravatt, Brisbane since 1977. His current roles include Australian Digital Health Agency – Senior Clinical Reference Lead and Honorary Member NPS MedicineWise. In 2003, John was honoured as a Member in the General Division of the Order of Australia by the Australian Government for services to medicine, particularly medical administration, and the Australian Divisions of General Practice. Fellow of the RACGP and the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He simultaneously holds board positions as Chairman Garden City Medical Services Pty Ltd, Chairman Inala Primary Care Ltd, Non-executive Director Attune Hearing Pty Ltd, Non-executive Director Tonic Health Media Pty Ltd. John has also held previous positions such as Heart Foundation, member Cardiovascular Health Advisory Committee (2007 – 2018), Chairman Best Doctors Australasian Medical Advisory Board (2009 – 2018).
Barry is an experienced tech entrepreneur, advisor and physiotherapist by profession with an interest in preventative health, physician-led team-based care, and sports medicine. He is a long-term thinker and primarily involved in industry-scale digital transformation projects and commercialising data-driven emerging technologies with global potential.
He currently serves as an advisor to multiple organisations globally ranging from high growth startups, non-for-profits to large corporations.
Barry is a co-founder and CEO of HealthAide (Phyto, Inc), specialist e-commerce startup for health tech solutions with physical pop up shops, supported by expert reviews and health coaching services. Phyto, Inc is a graduate of the 2017 MAP Velocity Program (University of Melbourne) and Melbourne Health Accelerator (Royal Melbourne Hospital).
He is the Innovation Advisor for the Australian Physiotherapy Association, the peak body of physiotherapy representing the interests of over 26, 000 members in Australia. He is a Mentor at Health 2.0 and the Founder Institute, the world’s premier startup launch program based in Silicon Valley for talented entrepreneurs and promising startups across the world.