4 March 2013

Resignation of Malcolm Plunkett as Director

Adelaide, Australia, 4 March 2013 – Ellex Medical Lasers Limited (ASX:ELX), a pioneer in medical technologies for the diagnosis and treatment of eye disease, today announced the resignation of Mr Malcolm Plunkett as a Director of the Company. Throughout his four and a half year tenure as a Director, Mr Plunkett has been a full time executive in the business responsible for research and development and has made a significant contribution to the business. He will continue in this executive role concentrating on bringing the 2RT project through to market release and managing the business’s research portfolio.

The Directors thank Mr Plunkett for his great contribution.


Ellex Medical Lasers Limited (ASX:ELX) is a pioneer in the development of medical technologies for the diagnosis and treatment of eye disease. Since 1985, Ellex has evolved from a manufacturing company of primarily OEM products to direct marketing of its own branded products through subsidiaries in the United States, Japan, Germany and Australia, and a network of distribution partners in more than 100 countries. Today, more than 17,000 Ellex laser and imaging systems are used worldwide in the fight against blindness. In more recent times, Ellex has diversified its product range to include distribution of a number of complementary third-party ophthalmic products.