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Board of Directors


Stephen Blignaut

CEO and Managing Director


B.A. Business Administration - Griffith University

Stephen was born in South Africa where he Stephen managed investment education businesses before emigrated to Australia in 1997. Stephen graduated with a degree in Business Administration  from Griffith University in Australia. Stephen has extensive experience in entrepreneurship and business management in the sectors of investment education, publishing,  the medical aesthetic industry and managing medical research of Fibroblast Growth Factors.




Dr Hardik Soni

Non-Executive Director and Deputy Chairman


Dr. Soni finished his undergraduate studies at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD.


He is board certified in Emergency Medicine and currently works as an emergency room physician at Overlook Medical Centre as well as serving as medical director of Ethos Spa, Skin and Laser Centre in both the Summit and Englewood locations. He was recently chosen to the Advisory Medical Panel of Bella Magazine in NYC. 

“I have worked with PepFactor from the very beginning and I am delighted to chair the PepFactor Medical Advisory Board. I look forward to working with the PepFactor Medical Advisory Board on the further development of PepFactor cosmetics and products which already deliver never seen before results”. – Dr Hardik Soni



James Moses

Non-Executive Director

BSc (Industrial Chem) MeSAFAA

James has an extensive background in journalism and investment markets. Prior to establishing Mandate Corporate, he was Investor Relations Manager for a major national public relations firm. He has also previously worked as a business and finance journalist, and was editor of Australia’s leading resource sector investor magazine. His career began in the investment market, where he worked for 14 years in business development roles for leading global fund managers, and also as a private client adviser for a investment advisory firm. He has extensive experience in advising a large number of successful emerging companies.








David Holland

Company Secretary

B.Ec ( Finance and Accounting)

David is a Chartered Accountant, Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia, Justice of Peace and Registered Tax Agent, with over 20 years’ experience as a Director and Company Secretary of numerous publicly listed entities. He holds a Bachelor of Economics (Finance and Accounting) from Macquarie University. David is an experienced Company Secretary and Director of listed and unlisted public companies and principal of Franks and Associates Pty Limited (Chartered Accountants). David is currently Company Secretary for the following public companies: Armidale Investment Corporation Limited, Elk Petroleum Limited, JCurve Solutions Limited, Pulse Health Limited, Tomorrow Entertainment Limited, White Energy Company Limited and White Energy Technology Limited.