Board Members

Emprevo is driven by an experienced and committed board, backed up by industry experts and leaders.

Michael Cook

Michael Cook

Chairman Principal of Water Mill Capital, a boutique corporate advisory practice, founded in 2017. Has extensive international experience providing corporate and strategic advice and in leading principal investments.

Tony Battle

Director Chairman of Sapphire Holdings Group, where he has served on the board since 2006. Director of BlueCross Aged Care since 2013 and Chairman of Emprevo 2014 to 2017. Extensive experience in merchant banking and corporate finance.

James Cattermole

James Cattermole

Director A serial entrepreneur who has led multiple successful startups, both in Australia and Silicon Valley. These startups include Hexigo, JadeLynx and VNH Systems. James is now the CEO of Work@Scale.

David Bartlett

David Bartlett

Director Former Premier of Tasmania and founder of several successful digital ventures, with particular interests in digital futures, innovation and public policy. Also Chairman of Fronde, Brave Foundation, Asdeq Labs to name a few.

Peter Gunn

Peter Gunn

Director Formerly CEO of Carrington Aged Care, acquired by Sapphire Care. Extensive experience in the finance, telco and the Aged Care sector. Currently advising on IT startups, M&A across multiple industries. Ex-CEO of Emprevo from 2014 to 2016.

Scott Deane

Scott Deane

CEO Senior executive recognised as a transformational leader of medium-large, local and global corporate organisations. Extensive experience and proven successful outcomes in sales, marketing, strategy development, M&A, BPO, SaaS and robotic process automation.

Ernest Medina

Ernest Medina

Director Managing Director of Sapphire Holdings Group since 2003 and Director of BlueCross Aged Care. Had responsibility for building the Sapphire Aged Care business, which was merged with BlueCross in 2017 to create Australia’s seventh largest for-profit operator.