Bill is General Partner of CSIRO’s venture fund, Main Sequence Ventures. He was co-founder of both Blackbird Ventures and Southern Cross Venture Partners. Bill helped build and lead the early stage investing for Macquarie Technology Ventures (MTV) and has co-founded several successful companies.
20+ years experience as an investor and General Partner in venture capital and private equity. Active board member and mentor to CEOs and Senior executives. Extensive experience in technology investments, healthcare and Asian expansions. University professor at AGSM (UNSW) and Macquarie University
Developed successful software platforms across mining, gaming and healthcare. University Medallist at UNSW. AI Robotic World Cup winner with Ricky. Accenture Consulting. Previously founded a mapping and data analytics business for the mining sector for Mine Site Technologies with Ricky.
Cancer patient at 21, medical doctor at 30, successful first healthcare start-up and exit by 36. Dr. Peter Cronin brings a wealth of technical knowledge to Prospection with his qualifications in medicine, business, and technology, as well as over 20 years’ experience working in clinical practices and successful healthcare business building.
15+ years experience in technology and software as CFO with SAP (UK) and Cognos (Asia Pac & Japan). 5+ years experience in growing acquisitions across Asia-Pacific and other growth markets with IBM. Qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Ernst & Young in London.
30+ years health care financing and delivery experience in Australia, Asia, and the United States including CEO of the Hospitals Contribution Fund of Australia (HCF) from 2010-2017. More recently leveraging his experience as an investor, director and advisor in the health start-up ecosystem in Australia and the United States and as Professor of Health Policy and Financing at the University of Sydney.
Chris Liu is an investor with Horizons Ventures interested in technologies that have the potential to disrupt massive incumbent industries. He was previously the Director of User Experience at Intel. Prior to Intel, he led the transformation and exponential growth of Fjord, an innovation consulting firm acquired by Accenture in 2013, and as the Head of the Interface Design Group for EMEA at Sony between 2003 – 2007.