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 – FCA, MAICD
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. Richard is a Non-executive Director of Macquarie Atlas Roads Limited, Nanosonics Limited and Japara Healthcare Limited and appointed as a Non-executive Director of Bingo Industries on 21 May 2017.

Leon Allen

Managing Director – BSC (Hons), Patent Attorney

Leon was appointed Managing Director and CEO and 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.

Cameron Judson

Non-executive Director – BA, MBA, MAICD

Cameron is currently CEO of McGrath Limited. Previously Cameron was CEO and Managing Director of Chandler Macleod Group Limited from 2012 to July 2015. Cameron began working for Chandler Macleod in 2005, and held various operational and executive roles. 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, Risk and Compliance Committee.

Sonia Petering

Non-executive Director – LLB, B.Com, FAICD

Sonia is currently a non-executive director of Virtus Health Limited and TAL Dai-ichi Life Australia. 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.

Abigail Cheadle

Non-executive Director – B.Bus, ACA, GAICD

Abigail is a chartered accountant and executive director with over 23 years’ experience in Australia, Asia, Middle East and Europe. Abigail is currently a Non-executive Director of the SurfStitch Group Limited and 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.