Corporate Profile

Our Team

James Webster, CEO

JamesWebsterJames Webster joined Sysmex Australia as CEO in 2014. With a career that began in software development for medical laboratories, James has over 35 years’ experience working on projects in Australia, Belgium, Canada, Hong Kong, Kuwait, New Zealand and The Netherlands; gaining a wealth of experience and insight into different health systems. In the mid 1990’s, James was the Director of Research and Development at Sysmex New Zealand and was appointed CEO in 2002. Since this point his focus has been on leadership and management in Healthcare.


Carla Lusica, Financial Controller

CarlaLusicaCarla Lusica is a CPA, with over 14 years of experience in the areas of financial and management accounting. Carla forms part of the highly skilled team instrumental in the establishment of Sysmex Australia. Her role at Sysmex is multi-faceted and covers all areas of financial management, office administration, human resources, IT and legal affairs.



Nigel Pattinson, Director Sales and Marketing

NigelPattinsonNigel Pattinson joined Sysmex Australia after ten years as a Director for Sysmex UK and Ireland. Nigel has 25 years of experience in healthcare, UK country management, sales and marketing as well as experience in North America in both Canada and the US. With a high level of capability in country level public policy composition and building highly successful teams, Nigel has a profound understanding in healthcare and navigating organisational issues to build innovative and effective solutions for clients. He is also proficient in leadership of legal affairs for commercial areas and highly successful public tender bids. Never forgetting there is a patient beyond the client has, and is, an important motivator for Nigel.


Adam Winterhalter, Business Development Manager

AdamWinterhalterAdam Winterhalter joined Sysmex Australia in September 2014 as Business Development Manager for Partec Flow Cytometry Systems. With a PhD in Immunology and over 15 years of experience in flow cytometry sales, marketing and application support, Adam is uniquely qualified to launch the Partec flow cytometry portfolio into the Australian market.



Aaron Gibbeson, Manager – Customer Care

AdamGibbesonAaron Gibbeson joined Sysmex Australia as Manager – Customer Care in November 2019. Aaron has over 15 years’ experience in the equipment service industry, including ten years focused on medical devices. In 2013, Aaron received the “Bring Innovation to Life” award for software development in maintaining equipment up time. With an electrical background and a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in life science, Aaron’s prime focus is to deliver the best service and support he can give to his customers.