QANTM’s Board is comprised of five members, four non-executive directors, including the Chairman, and one executive Director (Managing Director and CEO).

Richard England


Independent Non-Executive Chairman

Richard was appointed independent Non-Executive Chairman on 17 May 2016. He was formerly a partner at Ernst & Young from 1988 to 1994 and a consultant until 2003. Richard is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Other Directorships held by Richard include:
Automotive Holdings Group Limited (ASX: AHG)
B E Campbell Pty Ltd
Bingo Industries (ASX: BIN)
HBF Health Limited
Japara Healthcare Limited (ASX: JHC)
Nanosonics Limited (ASX: NAN)
Nutrano Produce Group Pty Ltd

Leon Allen

BSC (Hons), Patent Attorney

Managing Director

Leon was appointed Managing Director and CEO of QANTM on 17 May 2016.  Prior to this, Leon was the Managing Partner of Davies Collison Cave (DCC) and Chairman of the firm’s national management board from 2011 to 2016. Leon joined DCC in 1995 and has worked as a patent attorney since 1981. Leon is a past president of The Institute of Patent and Trade Marks Attorneys of Australia having served on its Council from 1992 to 2013. Leon has served two terms on the Advisory Council on Intellectual Property to the Federal Government, the second as Chair. Leon is a Fellow of the International Federation of Patent Attorneys Academy of Education, teaching patent drafting in Europe and a Senior Fellow of the University of Melbourne.

Abigail Cheadle


Non-Executive Director

Abigail is a chartered accountant and executive director with over 23 years’ experience in Australia, Asia, Middle East and Europe. Abigail is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Abigail was formerly a certified fraud examiner and a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors. She was previously a partner and head of forensics Asia at KordaMentha, the lead director of forensics Singapore at Deloitte, and the Asia Pacific Forensic Accounting Services Head for Ernst & Young. Beforehand, Abigail restructured and recapitalised sovereign debt, listed companies and banks internationally.

Abigail is Chair of the Audit, Risk and Compliance Committee.

Other Directorships held by Abigail include:
Jarry McKenzie Limited
Isentia Group Limited

Cameron Judson


Non-Executive Director

Cameron was most recently the CEO of McGrath Limited, a position held from 2016 to 2018. Previously Cameron was CEO and Managing Director of Chandler Macleod Group Limited from 2012 to July 2015. Cameron holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of NSW and a Masters of Business Administration (Executive) from the Australian Graduate School of Management. Cameron is also a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Cameron is Chair of the People, Remuneration and Culture Committee.

Sonia Petering


Non-Executive Director

Sonia is an experienced corporate lawyer who commenced her own legal practice in 2001. Sonia previously served as a non-executive director on the boards of the Transport Accident Commission and Rural Finance Corporation of Victoria where she was chair of the board from 2009 to 2016. Sonia has also chaired various board committees including audit and risk, marketing and road safety, remuneration and capability committees. Sonia holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Melbourne and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Other Directorships held by Sonia include:
Cuscal Limited
TAL Dai-Ichi Life Australia
Virtus Health Limited (ASX:VRT)