• SE Asia (HQ)

    +65 3158 9940

  • Australia

    1300 798 820

  • New Zealand

    +64 9801 0299

With the highest professional and ethical standards, we commercialise therapies and technologies that uniquely fulfil the unmet medical needs of our community.

Specialised Therapeutics is an international biopharmaceutical company with strategic focus and expertise in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.

We partner with global pharmaceutical companies to champion their products from pre-registration through to full commercialisation, maintaining consistent, globally-aligned brand identities.

Every team member at Specialised Therapeutics contributes to this process, bringing extensive industry experience acquired in large international biopharmaceutical companies.

With expertise, we strategically navigate the complex regulatory and reimbursement pathways in these diverse markets.

As a result, we have a very successful track record commercialising specialised products.

Specialised Therapeutics is headquartered in Singapore, with representative offices in Melbourne and Auckland.

Carlo Montagner

Chief Executive Officer

Global medical and pharmaceutical executive Carlo Montagner founded Specialised Therapeutics in Australia in 2007 following a successful international career holding senior roles at some of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies in the United States, Europe, China, Japan and Australia.

He is a former Vice President of Abraxis Bioscience Inc and a former Global Head of Bayer-Schering Oncology. He also served as a Global Team Leader of Sanofi-Aventis Oncology and a Hospital Business Unit Head of Aventis Australia, as well as serving as a Director of the Hospital Business Unit at Rhone-Poulenc Rorer.

Under Carlo’s leadership, Specialised Therapeutics has successfully commercialised nine speciality products spanning oncology, haematology, supportive care, emerging as the largest independent pharma company in Australia.

Carlo holds a Master of Science (Psychology) from RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia.

Bozena Zembrzuski

Co-Founder and Human Resources Director

Specialised Therapeutics Co-Founder and Human Resources Director, Bozena Zembrzuski, is a published molecular biologist and highly experienced pharmaceutical executive. She is a former Director of CNS Business Development with global pharmaceutical giant Novartis in the United States and has also held a range of senior management roles with Novartis Australia.

Bozena holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree in Biological Sciences from Latrobe University in Melbourne, Australia.

Employer of Choice Winner

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Why Specialised Therapeutics?

Specialised Therapeutics is committed to providing unrestricted access to innovative therapies for people with unmet medical needs. Our team makes this happen. How we work together and what we stand for makes us unique.

Working for Specialised Therapeutics provides the opportunity to work alongside industry professionals who have decades of experience in global pharmaceutical companies. We pride ourselves on our passion for pharma and compassion for our customers.

We are a privately-held pharmaceutical company that has emerged as the largest independent pharmaceutical company in Australia. As a result, we are not limited by bureaucracy and our people can be creative in their roles and effect real change.

We encourage all to ‘own’ their roles and show us how they shine.

Employment Opportunities

Scientific Affairs Manager

The Role The Scientific Affairs Manager is responsible for providing reliable, accurate and up-to-date scientific, technical and clinical support regarding marketed and ...
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Senior Medical Affairs Associate

The Role The Senior Medical Affairs Associate is responsible for operational support of the medical plan for allocated Specialised Therapeutics (ST) ...
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Pharmacovigilance Associate

Exciting opportunity with an employer of choice. Work with global partners and highly innovative products. Part-time role, Mon-Fri 4 hours ...
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Our Culture

ST has carefully cultivated a work environment where people are constantly challenged to do their best and think differently. We are determinedly inquisitive, perceptive and courageous, and nurture these qualities by employing people who share our passion for making a difference in patients’ lives. We pride ourselves on our friendly, collaborative, open, dynamic and inclusive team, with a permanent focus on the why.

We are committed to providing a supportive and caring work environment that is supported by generous benefits. We offer flexible work and leave options, generous superannuation contributions, as well as health and lifestyle benefits.

Our Expertise

Diversity and Inclusion

We support a diverse workforce and a culture of inclusion to foster a respectful, equitable and inclusive environment.  

We value the unique contribution that each person brings to ST and recognise that we accomplish more when people from diverse backgrounds with different talents and ideas work together. Only through the contribution of people with different identities, backgrounds, and perspectives can we continue to innovate and improve lives.

We are committed to providing a supportive and caring work environment that is supported by generous benefits. We offer flexible work and leave options, generous superannuation contributions, as well as health and lifestyle benefits..

Developing our People

At ST we encourage appropriate further training or study and provide support developing our people to meet their individual career aspirations.

We know development is a joint responsibility. At our discretion, ST provides the necessary training to retain relevant accreditation qualifications. Employees who are keen to develop further are encouraged to discuss potential opportunities with their direct manager.

Join Specialised Therapeutics

For a confidential discussion at any time, please contact our People and Culture Manager Jessica Fine at jfine@stbiopharma.com. We look forward to meeting you.

We Are Patient-Centric

Patients are at the heart of everything we do as we strive to meet unmet medical needs in all our regions.

Living With GIST

Living with GIST

ST is committed to making a difference for patients impacted by a range of cancers. Melbourne Mum Renee shared her experience after being diagnosed with a rare gastrointestinal stromal tumour, or GIST.

A Breast Cancer Diagnosis

A Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Mother of three, Susie Nassour, was diagnosed with breast cancer just days before her 50th birthday. She had a 25 mm tumour and cancer was detected in one of her lymph nodes. She was keen to avoid chemotherapy, if possible.

Linda's Story - Pancreatic Cancer

Linda's Story - Pancreatic Cancer

Wife, mother, nurse and grandmother Linda Wilson shared her experience after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.

Our History

  • February 2007
  • February 2008
  • January 2009
  • May 2009
  • November 2010
  • January 2012
  • January 2014
  • January 2014
  • November 2014
  • May 2015
  • November 2015
  • February 2016
  • May 2017
  • November 2017
  • September 2018
  • August 2018
  • October 2019
  • December 2019
  • September 2020
  • October 2020
  • October 2020
  • October 2021
  • July 2022
  • March 2023
  • April 2023
  • August 2023
  • September 2023
  • October 2023
  • January 2024