Jeanette Bell

Jeanette Bell

Chief Operating Officer

BMedSc  MScM

Jeanette Bell has over 30 years' experience in the health-care sector, including a 15-year career with Eli Lilly Pharmaceuticals. Jeanette's experience spans Clinical Operations, Medical Operations, Sales, Medical Affairs, PMO leadership, Six Sigma, Customer Service and Marketing settings. During her diverse career, Jeanette has worked in leadership roles in Europe, Asia Pacific and Japan. The scope of work in AP involved co-developing the strategy and operations plan for Clinical Development initiatives in China, to support the delivery of registration studies in emerging markets.

Having also worked across several therapeutic areas and clinical development phases, and with first-hand experience in the commercial aspects of biotech, Jeanette understands the importance of a robust operations platform to accelerate innovative medicines to market. With this, she developed a Launch Excellence Model to synchronise teams in the delivery of the pipeline portfolio - from pre-clinical to commercial launch. In terms of the Customer Experience, she facilitated the delivery of the first digital Medical Information platform to support Australian and New Zealand Health Care Professionals and Patients - providing speedy access to medical information services.

Jeanette holds Bachelor of Medical Science, and Master of Science Management degree and is finalising a PhD in Computer Science - where her ethnographic research is grounded in Human-Computer Interaction; looking at how digital technologies can support individuals living with younger onset dementia.