Our Team

Our team brings together a wealth of knowledge and industry experience to genomics empowered healthcare.

Board of Directors

Mark Grosser

CEO, Chairman

Our CEO, Mark Grosser, has been leading our team at 23Strands since its inception three years ago. Mark has over 25 years’ experience in the health technology industry working across Engineering, Management and R&D at firms such as Cochlear, Micromedical and the Henry Schein group. With a background in high technology engineering, healthcare data analysis and medical devices, he has been instrumental in leading the development of our cutting-edge whole genome sequencing data analysis and healthcare platforms that are now being used across IVF, CVD, and cancer. Under his leadership, the company has grown through the pandemic and is now one of the leading providers of genomic solutions for the healthcare industry in Australia.

Omer Ingber


Omer brings 20 years’ experience across technology leadership, project management, customer success, operations and senior management. With an advanced technology degree and over 20 years of experience in high performance computing and health data analytics, he has been instrumental in developing our cutting-edge platforms across patient management, data integration and multi-modal analysis.

Murry Chatfield

Non-Executive Director

Murray is a Finance Professional, with over 30 years in financial markets, trading, financial structuring and risk management, treasury, compliance, operations and corporate governance.

Mark Walsh

CFO & Secretary

Leads a team of Accountants and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Public Accountants.He has a Master of Law degree with 30+ years of financial management experience.

Prof. Steven Boyages

Non-Executive Director

Steven is a recognised leader in health innovation and education. He was previously the Medical Director for eHealth NSW.

Sales & Marketing

Daniel Damiano

Head of Commercialisation

An experienced professional with 25+ years in healthcare technology was previously the APAC Healthcare Director for Oracle Healthcare Global Business Unit. With executive roles in leading healthcare companies and developed education programs and frameworks for technological adoption models. With expertise in cloud adoption, precision medicine, and healthcare analytics, he's proactive and creative approach combined with a results-focused mindset brings valuable knowledge to 23Strands.

Clinical & Advisory Board

Prof. Deon Venter

Chief Scientific Advisor

Prof Venter pioneered the use of many leading-edge genomic technologies in diagnostics. He has participated in the creation of a number of global healthcare technology companies and is widely published in the genomic literature.

Steven Tipper

Senior Scientific Advisor

Steven has over 35 years of health experience, with 15 years consulting in health business management and translation of Research into commercial delivery.

Reproductive and Women's Health

Dr. Vin Smith

Co-founder and Lead Advisor, Reproductive & Women's Health

Vin, based in Melbourne, has led the vision for 23Strands to enter the Women’s Health market and he is a Women's Health Physician (Obs & Gyn) and has a strong track record mentoring health innovation companies. He is leading 23Strands’ clinical relationships in the reproductive health market.

Dr. Fabrizzio Horta

Scientific advisor, reproductive health

Fab has been crucial to incorporating the 23Strands vision into the field of assisted reproductive technologies (ARTS.) He is an expert on ARTS focused on the development of new technologies to improve reproductive outcomes of couples suffering from infertility worldwide.

Data & Science

Dr. Hua Lin

Chief Data Officer

Dr Lin has been a leader in data science and has been applying these skills to real-world healthcare delivery. She was previously the head of data insights at MedicalDirector, Australia’s leading General Practice EMR software.

Information Technology

Robert Mitreski

Co-founder and Production Director

Overseeing the UX + UI team within 23Strands' development division, Robert brings a wealth of front-end development experience to the table. He's portfolio boasts collaborations with renowned brands like Alphapharm, Caesarstone, Samsung, and Abbott Australasia.

Nick Devereaux

Co-founder and Technical Lead

Leads 23Strands technical team across transactional and data insights solutions to deliver systems that integrate with business processes and have scope for ongoing growth