Meet our ceo
Cheryl studied mechanical and structural drafting gaining knowledge in welding.
Metallurgy, mechanical engineering and building construction. She worked in the
Production Planning office scheduling shipbuilding construction in a male dominated
In 1989, Cheryl studied Remedial Massage gaining knowledge of the human anatomy
and was then employed by Hunter New England Health in Building & Engineering &
Area Facilities Management where she worked for 19 years.
Then in 2009 Cheryl was diagnosed with Cervical Cancer resulting in a total
hysterectomy & complete lymph node clearance on both the right and left groin areas
leaving her at high risk of developing lymphoedema which led to the innovation &
development of ChezLeon Pty Ltd
Professional experience in product development of industrial and consumer goods. In
depth experience in development of Child Restraint Systems and Medical devices.
Professional experience in new business development: design, development, realization and implementation of products and business startups. Experience with outsourcing and manufacturing in China.
I believe that true innovations, new ideas that are realized in an outstanding way, can make a difference in people's lives. My aim is to create true innovations by means of design thinking and the joined forces of innovation professionals throughout the world.
Specialties: Innovation Strategy, Industrial Design, Design for Usability, Ergonomics,
Project Management, Account Management, facilitation of creative sessions, Consultancy, Manufacturing and Supply in China.
WILLEM MEES VAN DER BIJL
Product Development Manager at Ide Group
Andrew graduated from the University of Sydney in 1988 and has been in private
practice for 28 years. Andrew gained his APA Sports Physiotherapy Title in 1998, and commenced practice at Regent Street Physiotherapy in September 1999.
Andrew is currently the Vice Chairman of the board of the Hunter Academy of S
port and has a keen interest in the care and development of young athletes in the Hunter. He has been a physiotherapy consultant to the academy since 1991.
Andrew has been a casual educator at the University of Newcastle on the Physiotherapy degree since 2007 and teaches for the APA on sports physiotherapy courses.
He is currently participating in research investigating swimmer's shoulder
Shane Barclay & Associates
Executive Director at Bibina Foods Pty Ltd