Dr. Natalie Curach brings together strategic partnerships between people, research facilities and business for innovations across the life sciences. Natalie conducted her PhD on recombinant protein production in filamentous fungi and has a Grad Dip. in Management. She has worked in biotechnology research within university and government laboratories as well as a start-up before transitioning into project management and business development. Natalie currently serves as Co-Chair on the Global BioFoundry Alliance Steering Committee and President for Synthetic Biology Australasia.