Dr Dean Moss

BSc, MPhil, PhD (UQ), GAICD
Chief Executive Officer

Dean is CEO of UniQuest, Australia’s leading university commercialisation entity, managing the intellectual property of The University of Queensland.

Dean has more than 35 years’ experience in science, academia, business, management and commercialisation in Australia, the US and the UK.

He has been managing director or senior business development executive of several health and biotech companies worldwide, including Agen Biomedical, Launch Diagnostics, AMRAD ICT, AMRAD Biotech, and United Drug. Dean established the highly-successful York Medical Technologies as a start-up in the UK in 2004.

He is a board member of several Australian biotechnology companies and was a member of the investment committee of the pre-seed venture funds Uniseed, the Medical Research Commercialisation Fund and the New Zealand Government’s KiwiNet.

Throughout his career, Dean has managed the raising of more than $200M in venture capital investment.

He is Chair of the Group of Eight Universities Innovation and Commercialisation Group. In 2018, Dr Moss was awarded the title of Adjunct Professor in the Office of the UQ’s Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research & Innovation).


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