QANTM’s Board is comprised of six members, five non-executive directors, including the Chairman.

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:
B E Campbell Pty Ltd, HBF Health Limited, Friendly Society Medical Association Limited (trading as National Pharmacies)

Craig Dower


Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director

Craig was appointed Chief Executive Officer of QANTM on 13 January 2020 and appointed to the Board as Managing Director on 1 July 2020. Craig’s professional services career has spanned over 30 years and his recent positions include leadership roles as CEO and Managing Director of Xenith IP Group Limited; CEO of Salmat (ASX:SLM); and President, Asia Pacific and China for Avanade Inc. His experience includes leading and driving organisational change, building high performance teams, technology-based innovation and integrating and managing acquisitions. He also has more than 20 years’ experience working across all of Asia Pacific, including five years based in Singapore.

Craig has served on a number of boards both as an executive and non-executive director.

Sonia Petering


Non-Executive Director

Sonia was appointed an independent Non-Executive Director on 9 June 2016. She holds a current Victorian legal practicing certificate and runs her own legal practice. She has held positions as a non executive director with listed and unlisted companies and government authorities across various sectors covering financial services, payments, insurance and healthcare. 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.

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

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

Leon Allen

BSC (Hons), Patent Attorney, MAICD

Non-Executive Director

Leon was appointed as a Non-Executive Director on 1 July 2020, having acted as the Company’s inaugural Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director from May 2016 to January 2020. Prior to this, Leon was the Managing Partner of Davies Collison Cave and Chairman of the firm’s 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 member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors with experience in Australia, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. Abigail has had an executive career with global services firms:

  • building and managing businesses throughout Asia;
  • restructuring and recapitalising sovereigns, (the former Soviet Union and Iraqi foreign debt), listed companies and financial institutions; and
  • mitigating fraud and managing regulatory investigations and litigation for multi-national businesses.

Abigail worked for Kroll (Managing Director), KordaMentha (Partner), Deloitte (Head of Forensics, Singapore) and Ernst & Young (Leader of Forensic Accounting Service Line for Asia Pacific) amongst other roles.  She was formerly a certified fraud examiner and a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors.

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.

Other Directorships held by Cameron include:
Limeade, Inc.