Janette Dixon Bio

Janette Dixon, CEO JustPartnering

Dr Janette Dixon has extensive commercial experience at executive management and director level in both start-up and corporate organisations in the fields of pharmaceuticals and clinical diagnostics. 


With more than 20 years of experience in chief executive roles and  as a management consultant, Janette specialises in:

  • Leading the partnering of drug development programmes with multi-national pharmaceutical companies on behalf of her clients.
  • She has an extensive and current network amongst Search & Evaluation and Business Development & Licensing professionals across big and mid-size pharmaceutical companies globally.

Career Highlights 

  • Negotiated and transacted licensing deals with big and mid-size pharma companies including Actavis (now Allergan), Teva, Aspen Pharmacare, Paladin Labs and Nuokang (deal sheet available upon request).
  • Founded and sold diagnostics companies based in Singapore and Malaysia and founded a pharmaceutical company in Singapore, managing the development of a drug from the acquisition of intellectual property through to completion of Phase 2a clinical studies. 
  • Held  the role of Managing Director at Pacific Pharmaceuticals Ltd (now Mylan NZ) and successfully led the restructuring of New Zealand’s (then) largest pharmaceutical manufacturing company, outsourcing production of 130 pharmaceutical products into six countries.


Janette holds a Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology, a Bachelor of Business Studies, a Master’s Degree in Applied Finance and a Doctorate in Business and Administration wherein her research focused on the strategic management of biotech commercialisation.

Contact Janette


Email: janette@justpartnering.com

Mobile: +64 (0) 21 450 778

Linkedin: linkedin.com/in/janette-dixon-3230016