Management Team

The Qwane management team consists of a complementary mix of scientists, engineers and managers that combine bio-engineering innovation expertise and management experience, and who share a common vision and a commitment to excellence, market leadership and entrepreneurship:

  • Bill Muirhead, Co-founder, Chairman of the Board, Chief Financial Officer.
    Mr Muirhead has executive experience as CFO of Groupe Audemars Piguet and CEO of Valtronic Technologies, Switzerland. Mr Muirhead was trained as an Electrical & Electronic Engineer (Bristol) and as a Chartered Accountant (England & Wales).

  • Dr Solomzi Makohliso, Co-founder, Board Member.
    Dr Makohliso has previous experience with biotech start-up (CytoTherapeutics) in the U.S. and CEO of Ayanda Biosystems SA, Switzerland. Dr Makohliso holds a PhD in Biomaterials from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, Switzerland (EPFL).

  • Tim Dyer, Co-founder, Board Member.
    Mr Dyer has executive experience as Co-founder and CEO of Addex Pharmaceuticals, Switzerland. He has extensive experience in finance and the building of start-up companies. Mr Dyer is a UK Chartered Accountant and holds a BSc(Hons) in Biochemistry and Pharmacology from the University of Southampton.