Mr Blackmore is an honorary trustee of the Committee for the Economic Development of Australia (CEDA), an Alumnus of Harvard Business School, and an Honorary Fellow of the Heart Research Institute. Marcus Blackmore held the position of Chairman up to 28 February 2017. He has acted as interim Chief Executive Officer since 1 April 2019. 02 Adjunct Associate Professor Lesley Braun Director, Blackmores Institute Dr Lesley Braun is an Adjunct Associate Professor at the National Institute of Complementary Medicine (Western Sydney University) and has held various positions at The Alfred Hospital, Monash University and RMIT University. She was Vice President of the National Herbalists Association of Australia, an Academic Board Member of Endeavour College, and former member of key industry groups including the Australian Therapeutic Goods Advisory Council, Advisory Committee for Complementary Medicine (TGA), the National E Health Transition Authority (NeHTA) medicines terminology group, Clinical Oncological Society of Australia (CITIG) and Advisory Committee for the Australasian Integrative Medicine Association. Lesley is a current member of the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia, Australian Institute of Company Directors, Australia- China Business Council Health, and Medical Research working group, International Women’s Forum, plus on the course advisory committees for the nutrition degrees at Endeavour College and the Think Group. She is the main author of four best-selling textbooks including ‘Herbs and Natural Supplements – an evidence based guide’, founding Editor-in-Chief of the journal Advances in Integrative Medicine, and was a regular columnist for the Australian Journal of Pharmacy for 20 years. Lesley is a member with the Menzies Research Catalyse program and was named CEO Magazine's Health & Pharmaceutical Executive of the Year in 2018. 03 Aaron Canning Chief Financial Officer Aaron has a wealth of experience gained from working in a variety of general management and financial leadership positions in ASX listed and multinational organisations in Asia, Australia and New Zealand, the UK and the US. Prior to joining Blackmores in December 2014, Aaron worked at Goodman Fielder, Westfield and Diageo Plc. At Goodman Fielder he held several leadership roles including Managing Director Grocery Category, Managing Director Asia Pacific, and Finance Director Asia Pacific. Aaron has a Bachelor of Commerce in Marketing and Management and a postgraduate First Class Honours degree in Management. He is a qualified accountant, a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, a member of the Chartered Accountants Association of Australia and New Zealand and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Aaron was named CEO Magazine’s 2016 CFO of the Year (runner-up).
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