The Tonic Media Network board and management team brings unparalleled experience in the public and private health sectors, media, general practice, medical research, finance and industry

Our Team

Board of Directors

Paul Robertson AO

Paul Robertson AO

Chairman

Paul Robertson is currently the Chair of Tonic Media Network, Chair of Social Ventures Australia and Chair of Goodstart Early Learning.

Dr Matthew Cullen

Dr Matthew Cullen

Managing Director, CEO

Dr Cullen is one of Asia Pacific’s leading health technology experts and joined Tonic Media Network as Managing Director in 2014. Dr Matthew Cullen also serves, by ministerial appointment, as a member of the Aged Care Quality Advisory Council, and consults as a psychiatrist to St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney.

Dr Norman Swan

Dr Norman Swan

Non Executive Director

Tonic Media Network’s Executive Director and co-founder, Dr Norman Swan, is Australia’s most respected health journalist and broadcaster

Dr John Aloizos AM

Dr John Aloizos AM

Non-executive Director

Dr John Aloizos has been an active General Practitioner for 40 years and is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Peter Joseph AM

Peter Joseph AM

Non-executive Director

Board Member Peter Joseph, also holds positions as Chairman, Black Dog Institute, Chairman, St James Ethics Centre, Chairman, The Health-Science Alliance, UNSW Campus.

 

Richard Silverton

Richard Silverton

Non-executive Director

Richard Silverton has more than 20 years of global experience in the media and telecommunications industries.

 

Anthony Fitzgerald

Anthony Fitzgerald

Non-executive Director

Anthony’s media career spans over 30 years with previous positions including CEO of MCN (Multi Channel Network) and Network Director of Sales, Seven Network. 

Our Media Management Team

Dr Matthew Cullen

Dr Matthew Cullen

Managing Director, CEO

Dr Cullen drives Tonic’s strategic direction and initiatives to ensure we continue to meet the needs of healthcare professionals, our partners and the broader Australian community, in the evolving healthcare environment.

Sev Celik

Sev Celik

Commerical Director

Sev is a very experienced Commercial Director and a leader with a proven track record of outstanding commercial success.

Tim van Brugge

Tim van Brugge

Head of Digital

Tim and his team are responsible for Tonic’s digital strategy and ensuring our digital network including myDr.com.au continues to meet both our audiences’ and advertiser’s needs. He also manages content and strategic partnerships.

Our Values

Ideas

We foster initiative, creativity and new ideas from every member of our team.

Customer first

We listen to our customers and strive hard to achieve the right solutions for them.

Accountability

We take ownership, care about what needs to be done, and we learn from our mistakes.

Respect

We recognise the contribution of others and treat them with courtesy and understanding.

Excellence

We strive to be the best at whatwe do, and constantly seek to improve.