John Barrington AM
Co-Founder and Managing Director
John brings twenty-five years’ experience to his role as Artrya’s co-founder and Managing Director, building on a proven record of strategic leadership and delivering corporate growth strategies at an executive and board level.
His vision is for Artrya to be a global leader in creating and distributing advanced technologies which reduce the incidence of heart attack – the largest cause of death in the world. With the knowledge and skills he gained through founding a professional services firm, two technology companies, and chairing a platform technology company, John is helping make this vision a reality.
In addition to his work serving industry, John has contributed to the community at large over a long period and currently serves on the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research Board of Directors, and is Deputy Chair of the Australian Federal Government Creative Economy Taskforce.
He was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia in January 2019 and received the Australian Institute of Company Directors NFP Award for Director Excellence in 2017.
John holds a BBus, MBA, and is a fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (FAICD) and life fellow of the Australian Institute of Management WA (FAIM).