John McKechnie

John McKechnie

Chief Executive, Pathology

About John McKechnie

Mr McKechnie was appointed Chief Executive Pathology in August 2019 following more than 35 years with the Healius Pathology division both in Western Australia and more recently in Queensland.

Commencing his career as a Medical Scientist, John has also worked as a laboratory and operations manager. In 1998 he was appointed the state operations manager of WDP, before joining the QML team in 2002. Since 2015 John has been the CEO of both QML Pathology and TML Pathology, responsible for their strong performance, successful strategic direction, executive recruitment, and peopleā€management. He has also been a member of the group executive team in Pathology. Throughout his career John has developed strong financial, analytical, change management, and people skills.