About Malachite Management

Malachite Management Inc. is a full-service association management company that supports medical, scientific and non-profit organizations around the world. Our mission is to partner with professional associations to accelerate their vision and mission.

Our History

Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, Malachite Management was founded in 1996 by Canadian visionary Allen Eaves, MD, PhD, who dedicated his life to the study of leukaemia and stem cell research. After working in the field for over 25 years, Allen saw the need for an association management company that was not only business savvy, but also had a strong understanding and connection to the bigger mission of medical and scientific research and care.

Our team’s industry knowledge — coupled with their scientific background and advanced business and communications degrees — ensures that your association grows, while making a positive change in healthcare, business and scientific discovery.

At Malachite we are driven by these three guiding principles. We are here to help you determine your most effective strategy. It is our mission to provide you with a wealth of resources. We commit to connecting you with the right people and tools to facilitate the most effective growth of your association.

Our Values

  • Drive to Succeed: We are passionate about the successful execution of our clients’ missions.
  • Do the Right Thing: We work from a foundation of integrity, transparency and trust.
  • Find a Better Way: We collaborate and innovate to grow and evolve.
  • Balance Work and Life: We strive to be our best at work and at home.

We are AMCI accredited and committed to excellent customer service.

Our Management Team

To provide reliable support to your organization, Malachite’s client team manages the association’s day-to-day business. Meanwhile, your executive director works with the association’s leaders to establish and achieve the strategic purpose and a bigger vision for your organization.

Sharon Leung, BBA

Managing Director

Ms. Leung Managing Director of Malachite. She is also the Executive Director of the the American Society for Apheresis. She brings over a decade of association management experience at Malachite, serving in management positions on most client teams. Her key strengths are in operations, governance, marketing and advertising.

Paul Kool, BSc, AIT

Director of Operations

Mr. Kool is the Director of Operations and has worked at Malachite Management for 11 years. With a background in operations, information systems, science and commerce, he manages the core systems used by all staff, and related special projects. Mr. Kool's key strengths include systems deployment, building relationships and getting results.

Kiran Gosal, CPA-CA


Ms. Gosal brings over eight years of experience in accounting from fast-paced and large-growth industries. She received her CPA, CA in 2011 and has a strong background in team management, internal control development and financial reporting. She has previously worked in the technology and media sectors, where she worked with C-Suite Executives and Project Managers. She has excellent attention to detail and will be working with management to further develop key reporting metrics. Ms. Gosal’s key strengths are in financial analysis, business operations, and change management.


Association Executive

Ms. Torres is the Executive Director for the International Society of Biological and Environmental Repositories and the Canadian Bone and Marrow Transplant Group. Her areas of expertise are in creative solutions, implementing efficient operations systems, developing marketing and communication plans and building strategic partnerships.

Jyoti Bhardwaj, BSc, MS, MBA

Association Executive

Ms. Bhardwaj is the Executive Director of the Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology. With her background in the not-for-profit, for profit and public sectors, she brings experience from across the health system and a commitment to sustainability. Ms. Bhardwaj’s key strengths are strategy, business development, marketing and operations.

Paul Fogerty, BA

Director of Conferences and Events

Mr. Fogerty oversees conferences and events. He and his team produce large-scale medical and scientific conferences across North America, Europe, Asia and down under. Mr. Fogerty strengths include negotiating, logistics, project management, special event planning, on-site execution, and exhibitor/sponsor support.

Our Clients

Contact us to learn how we can help your association

Our work has helped associations achieve their goals, from doubling sponsorship funds to nearly tripling membership within five years.