Who we are

Innovation.
Collaboration.
Passion.

Little Green Pharma is a dynamic and fast-growing company built on a strong culture of innovation, collaboration and passion. The leadership team at Little Green Pharma hold these three values as integral drivers as the company becomes a global player.

Directors

Michael Lynch-Bell

Independent Non-Executive Chair
Michael is an experienced corporate finance executive and consultant. Michael was appointed on 13 November 2018. His early Ernst & Young career was focused on auditing clients within the oil…
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Dr Neale Fong

Independent Non-executive Director
Neale is a registered medical practitioner with over 35 years in senior leadership roles in private hospitals, the public health systems, management consulting, academia, health research, aged care and not…
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Fleta Solomon

Chief Executive Officer
Fleta drives the strategic vision of the business and as Chief Executive Officer of Little Green Pharma has grown the company from a medicinal cannabis startup to an industry-leading medicinal…
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Angus Caithness

Executive Director
Angus is an experienced corporate finance executive and consultant in Australia and international markets. Angus has ASX experience as a Non-Executive Director of Lindian Resources Limited (ASX:LIN), CFO of Hunnu…
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Beatriz Vicén Banzo

Non-Executive Director
Beatriz has had an exceptional career in European pharmaceuticals with tenures across Ciba-Geigy, Novartis Pharma and most recently as Director of Public Affairs and Quality at Bayer Spain. Beatriz holds…
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Executive Management Team

Paul Long

Chief Operations Officer
Paul brings enterprise and clinic based wellness experience along with high-level strategic and technical management to the Little Green Pharma team. He has 15 years’ experience in the health industry…
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Alistair Warren

General Counsel & Company Secretary
Alistair has over 13 years’ experience as a legal advisor, primarily as in-house counsel with BHP in Singapore, Chile and Perth and as a solicitor with Freehills (now Herbert Smith…
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Holly Birch

General Manager (Australia)
Holly brings broad commercial experience to Little Green Pharma, with a speciality in people and systems. Previously a Client Director at Vantage Performance, Holly worked in partnership with executive teams…
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Management Team

Dr Leon Warne

Head of Research & Innovation
BSc(Biol), BBiomedSc(Hons1), BSc, BVMS, MVS, MANZCVS, Diplomate ACVAA, PhD Leon is a researcher and academic with over 10 years’ experience in the field of pain medicine. He holds a Bachelor…
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Celia Young

Head of Marketing
Celia has over sixteen years’ experience in marketing management, three of these working in pharmaceutical, six in media and four years in primary healthcare. Before starting at Little Green Pharma…
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Barb Fullerton

Head of Sales & Distribution AU
Barb has over eleven years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry in both marketing and sales management roles with two global leaders and across a number of different disease states. Before…
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Gabriela Franz

Head of Sales & Distribution EU
Gabriela brings corporate finance and business development know-how combined with experience in deal-making and policy analysis to the Little Green Pharma team. Previously a Business Development Manager at one of…
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Melanie Pugliese

Head of Engagement
Melanie is Little Green Pharma’s Head of Engagement managing the medical science liaison (MSL) and customer care teams. Melanie and her team enjoy supporting prescribers, pharmacists and patients through the…
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Lina Sandberg

Head of Quality (Australia)
Lina has over ten years’ experience in the biotechnology and Good Manufacturing Practice. Before joining Little Green Pharma, Lina worked in the regenerative medicine field with medical device and cellular…
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Brian Westergaard

Head of IT
Brian has over 28 years of IT management experience with 12 of those years specialising in IT systems and infrastructure within the cannabis industry. After graduating from the University of…
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Medical & Scientific Board

Dr Joe Kosterich

Medical Advisor
Dr Joe is a regular on TV and radio, writes for medical and mainstream publications, as well as maintaining a website and blog providing health information. Dr Joe held senior…
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