Dr Sam Hupert, Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director and Executive Director
A co-founder of Pro Medicus Limited in 1983, Dr Sam Hupert is a Monash University Medical School graduate who commenced Medical Practice in 1980. Realizing the significant potential for computers in medicine he left general practice in late 1984 to devote himself full time to managing the Company. He oversaw a strong period of growth in the company’s earnings from the listing on the ASX in 2000 until October 2007 when he retired as Managing Director and Chief Executive, to become Deputy Chairman and an Executive Director, maintaining an active role in the company. In October 2010, Dr. Hupert resumed his role as CEO, a position he previously held for 25 years.
Danny Tauber, General Manager
Danny Tauber started his career with chartered accountants Warnocks gaining experience in taxation and general accounting. He then started his own property development company and spent a number of years gaining project management and general finance skills. An interest in IT led Danny into the computer industry where he worked for a company producing hotel management systems. Danny joined Pro Medicus in 1993 and has been with the company for over 20 years. Danny has progressed through the company to his current position of General Manager – Australia which he assumed on the 1st of January 2011.
Dr Malte Westerhoff, Chief Technology Officer
Dr Westerhoff is the Chief Technology Officer for Pro Medicus, and General Manager for Visage Imaging GmbH. In this capacity he is also responsible for Pro Medicus and Visage Imaging’s Product Strategy as well as Research & Development. He has more than ten years of experience in medical imaging and software development, holding positions in research and industry.
Dr Westerhoff has a master’s degree in physics from Technical University, Berlin, and a PhD in computer science and mathematics from Free University, Berlin. Dr. Westerhoff is one of the founders of Indeed – Visual Concepts GmbH and author and co-author of many scientific papers in scientific visualization and high-performance computing, as well as a number of patents.
Brad Levin, General Manager
Brad Levin is the General Manager for Visage Imaging North America, as well as Global Head of Marketing. Mr. Levin’s broad experience has spanned a variety of leadership roles, including government, consulting, and marketing. While in government consulting, Brad worked as a PACS subject matter expert for the renowned US Department of Defense’s DIN-PACS initiative, as well as consulting for top healthcare institutions across the US.
After leaving his consulting role, Brad went on to spearhead marketing for two web-based PACS start-ups, first AMICAS, and then Dynamic Imaging. Both firms experienced rapid commercial growth leading to acquisition, by Vitalworks and GE Healthcare, respectively. Prior to Visage Imaging, Brad was GE Healthcare’s Commercial Marketing Director, where he had responsibility for their Imaging IT product portfolios.
Clayton Hatch, Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary
Clayton was appointed Company Secretary on 1 July 2009. Clayton has strong experience in financial and management accounting having worked in a Finance role for several years. Clayton joined Pro Medicus in June 2008 and has progressed through the company to his current position of Chief Financial Officer which he assumed on the 1st July 2012.
Anthony Barry Hall, Executive Director, B.Sc. (Hons), M.Sc.
Co-founder of Pro Medicus Limited in 1983, Anthony Hall has been principal architect and developer of the core software systems. His current focus is the transition to and development of the company’s next generation RIS systems.
Peter Kempen, Chairman, Non-Executive Director
Peter Kempen joined Pro Medicus as a Director on 12 March 2008. He is Chairman of Ivanhoe Grammar School and Chairman of Australasian Leukaemia and Lymphoma Group. He is also a Director of the Yara Pilbara group of companies. Peter has previously been Chairman of Patties Food Limited, Chairman of Danks Holdings Limited and Managing Partner of Ernst & Young Corporate Finance Australia. Peter is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Peter became Chairman in August 2010 before which he served as a Non-Executive Director of the company. Peter is also Chairman of the audit committee.
Rod Lyle, Non-Executive Director
Mr Lyle is currently a senior partner of Clayton Utz and is a former Managing Partner of the Melbourne Office. He is a member of the Law Institute of Victoria, a member of the Law Society of New South Wales and a member of the Law Society of London.
Mr Lyle is recognised as one of Australia’s leading commercial lawyers. He has been a key adviser in a large number of significant mergers and acquisitions and equity capital markets transactions. Mr Lyle holds a Bachelor of Laws (Melbourne University), a Bachelor of Commerce (Melbourne University), a Master of Laws (London University) and a Master of Business Administration (Melbourne Business School).