Our Leadership Team

Executive Team

James has been driving transformation in numerous public and private sector businesses for over 20 years. Before joining Genie in 2017, James led MYOB's Business Division to boost the productivity of its one million SME clients. Prior to this, he held roles at Macquarie Telecom and SaaS pioneer, MessageLabs.

James Scollay

Chief Executive Officer

​Michele is a highly experienced general management, marketing and sales executive. The past 20 years has seen her in various senior roles within the healthcare industry, including Johnson & Johnson and Medtronic. Michele is known for her ability to develop outstanding leaders and build a truly diverse and inclusive workforce. With a philosophy underpinned by collaboration and service to community, she is a passionate advocate for healthcare initiatives.

Michele Blanshard

Chief Operating Officer

Brenden is passionate about bringing leading-edge technology and agile practices to life in purpose-led businesses. His previous roles include CTO of Global Payments and GM at Auto and General. Brenden specialises in building high-performing teams who are experts in their craft and supporting them to deliver outstanding results for customers and businesses alike.

Brenden Conolly

Chief Technology Officer

Andrew is a finance executive with over 12 years’ experience as a senior executive in public resources companies, corporate finance advisory and financial assurance. He held the role of Company Secretary in two businesses through periods of transformation before he joined Genie in 2019.

Andrew Roach

Chief Financial Officer

Emma is a human resources leader with over 10 years’ experience in all aspects of human resources and organisational development. Emma is passionate about creating innovative and diverse organisational culture and crafting great employee experiences that have a positive impact on people and performance.​

Emma Selwood

Chief People Officer

Combining over a decade working in Australian Digital Health, with her background in cognitive psychology, Niamh takes a human-centred approach to understanding the challenges faced by Medical Professionals. Niamh sets the direction of the products at Genie and empowers her team to imagine and design a better future for health through technology. ​

Niamh Tobin

Chief Product Officer

Board Members

Deena was the first woman Group Managing Director at Telstra running Telstra Wholesale and establishing and running Telstra Business, a division focused on the SME market. In 2011 Deena established Telstra’s corporate venture capital arm, Telstra Ventures, leaving in 2013 to focus on a full time Board career. Deena is currently Chair of Marley Spoon AG and a Non-Executive Director of Appen Ltd and Pro Medicus Limited, both of which are listed on the ASX. She also holds a number of positions on Government and Not for Profit Boards.​

Deena Shiff

Board Member

Stuart has extensive experience in Private Equity investment management, with a long investment track record, extensive networks and proven execution capabilities. Prior to joining IFM, Stuart was co-head of Champ Ventures. Stuart led investments, value creation and exits in portfolio companies including SEEK, Gekko Systems, Australian Temporary Fencing, Amdel Laboratories, Healthe Care Private Hospitals and Taura Natural Ingredients. Stuart was previously a Partner at EY Corporate Finance.​

Stuart Wardman-Browne

Global Head of Private Equity – IFM

David has more than 20 years' experience in private equity, consulting and business leadership roles. He joined IFM Investors from Bain Capital, where he was an Operating Partner with responsibility for investments in MYOB, Retail Zoo and Camp Australia. Prior to joining Bain Capital, David held senior management roles at eBay (Sales and Marketing Director) and The Nuance Group (COO). ​

David Odgers

Executive Director - IFM​

Paul, a General Practitioner – Anaesthetist, founded Genie Solutions in 1995 on two important principles – deliver a quality product and provide customers with a first-class support team. He continues to guide Genie from his seat on the Board, where his deep understanding of the complexities of running a successful practice to drive real efficiency - in practice and across the medical system - prove invaluable. ​

Paul Carr​

Founder and Board Member​