Malcolm J Mccomas
United States of America
Malcolm has been a member of the Board of Directors since July 2003 and Chairman of the Board since 2012. He is a company director, former investment banker and commercial lawyer. Malcolm is the principal of McComas Capital and was previously a director of investment banking and funds management group Grant Samuel. Malcolm is a former Managing Director of investment banking at County NatWest and its successor organisation Salomon Smith Barney (now Citigroup). He has held various executive roles with Morgan Grenfell (now Deutsche Bank) in Melbourne, Sydney and London. Malcolm has worked with many high growth companies across various industry sectors and has experience in equity and debt finance, acquisitions and divestments and privatisations. He has led more than 50 initial public offerings and significant secondary offerings for companies, institutions and governments. Mr McComas is a director of Saunders International Limited, Royalco Resources Limited, Australasian Leukaemia and Lymphoma Group, Chairman of Fitzroy River Corporation Limited and a former director of BC Iron Limited and Consolidated Minerals Limited. Malcolm is a member of the Audit Committee and the Remuneration and Nomination Committee.
Pharmaxis is a pharmaceutical research company focussed on inflammation and fibrosis with a portfolio of products at various stages of development and approval.