Leadership Team

The research leadership team ensures we deliver our vision, engages the research community, and evaluates research projects.

Kevin Ross

Dr Kevin Ross

Chief Executive Officer

Keivn manages the partnership and our strategic direction and connections. He is also the Director of Research at Orion Health.

Chad Paraone

Professor Michael Witbrock

Science Director

Michael helps ensure PDH’s activities are driving innovative discoveries through sound scientific principles. Michael is also a Professor of Computer Science at the University of Auckland.

Simon Clark

Commercial Director

Simon ensures that PDH’s research is targeting commercial outcomes. Simon is also Executive Vice President of Operations for Orion Health.

Dr Kelly Atkinson

Programme Manager

Kelly manages PDH’s research programme and operations.

Fleur Armstrong

Fleur Armstrong

Engagement Manager

Fleur connects PDH with other organisations interested in the power of data science in health.