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ID 5615

Mark Cummins

Investor

Co-Founder of Plink (acquired by @google); Engineer on @google Goggles; PhD in Robotics at Oxford.
http://www.educatingsilicon.com/

ID 107507

Dean McEvoy

Investor

Co-Founder & CEO of two startups one in online reservations for restaurants, second Australias first group buying site sold to @yahoo 10 months later for ~$40M

ID 82485

David Hyman

Investor

Co-Founder & MD @ Australian Credit and Finance, General Partner at @tipping-point-ventures, Formerly Sales Director at @livingsocial AU/NZ

ID 74110

Mitchell Harper

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Co-founder of @bigcommerce. 10 years in software & Saas. 40,000+ customers, 300+ employees, $3BN+ in transactions, $75M in venture capital raised.

ID 33977

Gordon Bell

Investor

@microsoft Principal Researcher. Invested time/money in over 100 US startups. Wrote a book, High Tech Startup: The Guide to Entrepreneurial Success.

ID 44807

Tristen Langley

Investor

Director, Technology Investment fund, @amalfi-capital, Venture Partner, @southern-cross-venture-partners. @skype, DFJ, Wedgetail Communications, Allen & Buckeridge

ID 11727

Alan Jones

Investor

Growth at @BlueChilliGroup • founder @TheNewAgencyAU • Worked at @yahoo, @microsoft • Charter investor in @startmate @pollenizer @blackbird-ventures
http://bigyahu.com/

ID 298729

Justin Sullivan

Investor

Internet entrpreneur + Angel. Founded Sublime IP. Managed Australia's first ISP; >20 years Internet experience. @insead-1 MBA. IP Attorney

ID 281505

Nicholas Cooper,

Investor

Investor @conformis, @podponics, @yoco • Studied at @university-of-sydney, CFA, ACA

ID 281372

Kimberly Gire

Investor

Senior banking and finance executive @westpac-bank and @citibank in Australia. Specialist in global fund raising, treasury, trading and private equity.

ID 35464

Mark Shoebridge

Team member of @binu.

ID 10985

Mike Cannon-Brookes

Investor

Founder @atlassian

ID 1285

Adrian Vanzyl

Investor

Investor in @chorus, @hootsuite, @isocket, @nolio, @revionics. Advisor to BugHerd, @irl-gaming.

ID 527523

Aaron Bertinetti

Investor

Investor @surprise-attack @real-estate-investar @abacus Exec @glass-lewis-co-llc Governance, investments, management, biz dev, digital entertainment b/gnd.

ID 76315

Pete Moore

Investor

Founder of @ninja-blocks. Previously founder of @cenqua (acquired by @atlassian). Serial entrepreneur, startup advisor, and angel investor.

ID 31691

Jared Keen

Investor

Founder @couponstar-ltd • Sold to @coupons-com • VP Business Development at @coupons-com. Adviser and Investor. Studied at @university-of-new-south-wales

ID 187613

Chris Plough

Investor

Advisor, entrepreneur, storyteller.
http://oznog.com

ID 129910

Daniel Oertli

Investor

Co-founder of @roomz • angel investor • previously CIO @rea-group, VP IT & Ops @carlson-wagonlit, Business Manager @travelocity

ID 12175

Niki Scevak

Investor

Co-Founder @blackbirdvc, Creater @startmate. Lover of numbers
http://www.homethinking.com/brontemedia

ID 58142

Darren Patterson

Investor

Investor @ Puntclub @lumific Team @bridgelane-group Chief Operating Officer & Investor at @datasift Inc @yahoo
http://www.digital-return.com.au/

ID 155395

Adrian Bunter

Investor

Corporate Advisor, Mentor and Investor. Work at Venture Advisory. Worked at @pwc-1

ID 134862

Dalibor Siroky

Investor

Co-Founder @plutora • Worked at @macquarie Bank, @commonwealth Bank of Australia @ibm, @pwc-1 • Studied at @oxford, @university of Chicago

ID 1947

Phil Morle

Investor

Founder @pollenizer, Founder of Spreets (sold to @yahoo!7). Ex-CTO @kazaa.
http://pollenizer.com/author/phil-morle

ID 10875

Mark Greig

Investor

Partner at @elevation-capital. Director at @pollenizer, @brandscreen, @mmgn.com and @getlisted. Advisor to @wooboard, @flikgift, @coachy and @pygg.
http://wp.me/15bBr

ID 132627

Andrey Shirben

Investor

Time Traveler (doing it every night and sometimes during the day as well :))
http://www.Shirbens.com

ID 258733

Markus Kahlbetzer

Investor

Founder & CEO @bridgelane-group, Founder & Director @tank-stream-ventures & @tank-stream-labs , Studied @university-of-sydney-1

ID 41453

Greg Nazvanov

CFP, @mba-1 and author of "Working for Yourself"and "Unborn Leaders"
http://unbornleaders.com

ID 424077

Chris Ellis

Investor

Lot's of digital experience from Netscape, AOL, MySpace, IGN, trad media (Trinity Mirror) & launching innovative new services like UsVsTh3m, Ampp3d, Unmissab.ly

ID 211004

Tony Surtees

Investor

Founder @zeetings. Former VP and GM - Commerce Group @yahoo.

ID 2531

Pete Cooper

Investor

Geek. Realtime. Finance. Startups. Comp Sci+Biz (UTS). Harvard. Oxford. Rothschild. Macquarie Bank. Standard Chartered Bank. Australian Securities Exchange.
http://anydex.wordpress.com

ID 64687

Matt Allen

Investor

Tech recruiter at Lookahead Search. Ex CTO of iseekgolf.com. Founder Institue graduate. PushStart Mentor. SydStart winner. Building the web since 1996.

ID 463501

Craig Butcher

Investor

Private Investor and Company Director, formerly private equity professional in Central Europe

ID 191613

Mike Casey

Investor

Founded and bootstrapped GradConnection.com.au - Australia's largest university careers resource. Spread GradConnection to Hong Kong, Singapore, New Zealand, Malaysia, India and South Africa.

ID 127547

Andrew Rogers

Investor

Co-Founder, Anchor. Co-Found BuiltWith. Investor / Mentor Startmate.
http://www.anchor.com.au/blog

ID 18787

Trevor Folsom

Investor

Co-Founder Blueprint Management Group Sold to private equity, Co-Founder Elevation Capital, Chairman Salvation Army Red Shield Appeal, supporter / mentor

ID 295073

Guy Pearson

Investor

Accounting Geek - Founder Practice Ignition and Founder of Interactive Accounting. Interested in all things accounting/tech related. Lover of beer, surf, yoga.

ID 300211

Shyam Narayanan

Investor

FundersClub Panel, Angel Investor, Consultant, Alumni @university-of-sydney-1 & @indian-school-of-business

ID 163733

Justus Hammer

Investor

Co-founder @Spreets, Advisor and Investor @airtasker, @the-search-party, @carmony, @Vicegolf

ID 181442

Optus-Innov8 Seed

Investor

Optus-Innov8 Seedis a collaboration between Optus and SingTel Innov8, bringing together funding and resources for Aussie tech startups.

ID 173361

David Jackson


ID 27481

Paul McCarney


ID 38835

Sheraz Malik

Serial Entrepreneur & Co-founder @taumobility & TalismaWorks

ID 175047

Ben Wright

Investor

Director @atp-innovations Founder @ignition-labs / @griffin-accelerator • Investor @chunk-moto, @microenergylabs • @university-of-california-berkeley, @university-of-new-south-wales
http://www.ignitionlabs.com.au

ID 15687

Brad Furber

20+ years startup/VC experience in USA, EU and Australia: co-founder; biz dev, advisor, angel, Boards and legal counsel. Duke J.D., M.A.; Univ of Washington
http://www.termsheetbattle.com

ID 8372

Thomas Rice

Investor

Global Equities Analyst at Perpetual Limited, Investor @lumific

ID 125353

Nic Lowe

Investor

Owner and Founder at GoGet Carshare and Fleetcutter Technology

ID 123089

Andrew Broad

Investor

Founder and Managing Director @bondi-capital • Worked @citigroup, @fidessa, @prudential-securities, @j-p-morgan-1, @bmo-capital-markets

ID 393785

Damien Andreasen

Investor

Cofounded and Invested in The Search Party, Cofounded LawPath, Director of Sales at Spreets which sold for $40 million after 11 months.

ID 122084

Luke Watson

Investor

Founder/CEO Powerful, creating new business models for renewable energy. Ex: Bluepulse, EiR, CEO DashLuxe. Mountaineer, snowboarder & budding yachty.

ID 133730

Anand Shankaran

Investor

Company Director, Angel Investor

ID 149613

David C Brudenell

Investor

EVP of @pureprofile, Co-founder of C2 Ventures.

ID 43173

Sebastien Eckersley-Maslin

Investor

Founder of Venture Tech firm @bluechilli investing in online startups, E&Y EOY Finalist, Patent holder, top UNSW researcher, Kidpreneur mentor, kiteboarder
http://www.bluechilli.com/blog

ID 170301

Romain Bonjean

Investor

Co Founded iVox Ltd Australia first VoIP carrier, exited 2008 Co Founder Lumigenix, Genomic Testing Co. Investor Dash, a Mobile app for hire car booking.

ID 36726

Paul Armstrong

Investor in @qubop.

ID 118138

David Kowalski

Investor

Looking for great entrepreneurs

ID 109768

Dorjee Sun

Investor

Investor @carbon-conservation, @carbon-agro, @cvmail, @elevate-education, @asiagroove, @joosed.

ID 111530

Graham Cook

Investor

Chairman of ATP Innovations, Australia’s leading incubator. Previously held CEO roles at E*Trade, IOOF, Chase AMP Bank, Le Fort Capital & American Express APAC

ID 263230

Danny Bhandari

Investor

Founder - Tibra Capital Founder - Centre Wicket Entrepreneur of the Year Award Winner • Studied at @australian-national-university

ID 128438

Andra Keay

Investor

Robotics startup investor. Founder: @svrobo @robotlaunch @robotgarden @robohub

ID 112574

simon harvey

Investor

Co-founded Fashiondays.cz. Now has 2m members & 50k/day sales. Numbers man with strong business background. Like driven people who believe in their business.

ID 140691

Dov Tenenboim

Investor

Hacker, Developer and Strategist.

ID 113890

Robert Hurst

Investor

Founder @audio-network • Worked at @pwc-1, @pearson • Studied at @insead-1, @university-of-bath

ID 228709

Hanno Blankenstein

Investor

Build 3 start-ups, in Europe and Australia. Strong strategy and product and service innovation skills, worked at @Booz & Company, @vodafone

ID 70262

George Freney

Investor

Founder & CEO of @booodl; 2nd technology startup. 1st was @contgo - successful exit to @concur in 2013. Student of innovation, entrepreneurship and leadership

ID 2040

Patrick Driessen


ID 144435

Phil Hopper


ID 172818

Casper Urhammer

Investor

Built and sold two IT companies, set up an investment business investing in property and cool tech startups. Currently managing director at Groupon in AU and NZ

ID 7862

Haig Kayserian

Founder & CEO of @kayweb-angels, LLC - a New York based angel investor that provides web and mobile development services to startups in exchange for equity.
http://www.haigkayserian.com.au/

ID 57247

Stuart Loh

Investor

Started up SurveyMonkey's legal department. LLM from @stanford-university Law School. Can code.

ID 105235

Andrew Sandes

Investor

Executive Director at @jacanda-capital

ID 12718

Sam Saxton

Investor

Advisor / Angel to local startups.

ID 167504

Eddie Geller

Investor

Founding Investor | CEO at Tinybeans @tinybeanskids, Entrepreneur and Strategist at heart...

ID 42110

Zac Midalia

Investor

Investment Associate @ M.H. Carnegie & Co, Investment Analyst at @pollenizer. 1st startup out of highschool - @pricelessperfume-com.

ID 220135

Juliana Yoon

Investor

Founder of fLinked (exclusive social club soon to be online). Worked in business/corporate strategy @anz-banking-group @accenture and @pwc-1.

ID 111378

Atul Thapar

Investor

Atul has worked in senior IT leadership roles including regional CIO at GE Healthcare, Hudson Global Resources and ResMed.

ID 138491

Ashley Howden

Investor

Founder and Principal at Consigliere

ID 317023

Ken Taggart

Investor

Successful Internet entrepreneur focused on EduTech & Crowd Sourcing solutions
http://www.chattykidz.com/chattykidzblog

ID 21332

Adrian C Roche

Investor

Background in Financial Services (UBS, Citibank, Credit Lyonnais), Founder of Paycorp online payments IPO exit 2008, Founder Bennelong Capital Partners.

ID 1651

Clive Mayhew

Investor

Proving that Australian tech companies can provide a great return - http://www.afr.com/p/technology/five_times_return_for_start_up_sale_ZBIQF8BoZsqvxh4VTUIIYJ

ID 50935

Martin Konrad

Investor

Founder at @design Royale (acquired dec'12). Founder at @drumo

ID 376702

Mark Hiriart

Investor

Founder Owner JADED MMA. Worked at @jpmorgan-chase. @masters-in-computer-science-1 @university-college-london-1

ID 191029

Nicholas Birrell

Investor

Entrepreneur & Investor

ID 259210

Matt Cudworth

Investor

Founder @yeahpoint, E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year regional winner. CTO at @spring-me, @styletread • Investor @yeahpoint

ID 224480

Vishal Sood

Investor

Studied at @university-of-sydney

ID 310353

Chris Hodgeman

Investor

Investor & General Manager @mav_social Social Media, Asia

ID 365089

Nathan Young

Investor

Director @booodl • Director @vu-music Worked at ABN AMRO in Proprietary Trading. Now consulting to a private fund. Angel/Seed investor & venture capitalist.

ID 671943

Ilan Israelstam

Investor

Principal at Sydney Bases investment firm, Apex Capital Partners. Involved in establishment of ETF provider, BetaShares. Start-up investor and founder.

ID 149227

Andrew Hempel


ID 121767

Chris Sang

Investor

Co-Founder & CEO of DressDouble.com. Derivatives Trader & Investor. Strong technical / pm background. Worked at Westpac, Oakton,Tier, Promina & Suncorp.

ID 409433

Doug Huey

Investor

An investor in the technology sector for the past 15 years.

ID 165234

Mark Toohey

Investor

An experienced commercial lawyer who has worked with both major law firms and as General Counsel in the media, telecommunications and software industries.

ID 475324

James Logan

Investor

Enterprise information system veteran with extensive experience spanning mainframes to PCs, centralised, distributed , cloud and hybrid architectures. Specific focus on applied thechnology that drives business transformation and customer loyalty.

ID 149258

Mark Austin

Investor

Founder @werkz-group • Worked at @eds, @societe-generale • Studied at @university-of-new-south-wales

ID 42306

Andrew Draney

Technically a non techo. I am a bean counter with a Bachelorhood in Commerce and masters in the universe (applied finance). My wife is married with 4 kids.

ID 330109

Nicole Kersh

Investor

Entrepreneur, CEO, Investor, Startup Mentor - 10 years ecommerce experience.

ID 119046

Greg Quinn

Investor

Founder, @eac-partners

ID 45284

Stephen McCullan

Investor

Comp Sci, Law and Orthodontics. Entrepreneur and investor. Interest in IP strategy and disruptive business models.

ID 191244

Rod Clarke

Investor

Facilitator and Marker @institute-of-chartered-accountants-australia. Head of Risk Management @aussie, Head of Audit @commander

ID 519818

Evan Smith

Investor

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ID 44309

Adrian Barkus

Bad-ass entrepreneur's bodyguard. I back them up to make big ideas happen with deliberately simple @driven-action.

ID 264922

Ryan Corrigan

Investor

Private investor and fund manager

ID 395431

Stephen Rodwell

Investor

Entrepreneur, Uni Lecturer and Investor

ID 396260

Matthew Trustrum

Investor

Entrepreneur;Investor;Award Winning Biz Owner;Conference Speaker. Expert: International Sales,Biz Dev,Branding, Recruitment,Talent,High Social Intelligence

ID 558401

Paul Bennetts, CFA

Investor

Founded BuildCurious, previously Investment Manager of the $500m+ Maloney Family Office.

ID 659238

Todd Perry

Investor

Australian Development Manager, MBA. Developing 485 apartments in Sydney, Australia. Previously Director, Development for Moss Capital.

ID 79691

Alex Allegos

Investor

Head of Structured Product, Citi

ID 50175

Chinmay B

Network Engineer and a keen investor looking for startups

ID 180188

James Scott

Investor


ID 350658

Greg Donaldson

Investor

Founded http://www.10secondssoftware.com and have taken investment for this company. Making money now - looks for additional investments.
http://blog.10secondsSoftware.com

ID 561142

Apoorva Tandon

Investor

I am looking to diversify my investment portfolio via startups

ID 453033

Greg Goodman

Investor

A senior executive with financial markets experience.

ID 191229

Edward Andrew

Investor


ID 347864

Gareth Young

Investor

I am a chartered accountant with over 10 years experience of originating, managing and exiting private equity investments. I am currently responsible for managing two private equity funds at Lazard Private Equity in Melbourne, Australia. I have sat on ove

ID 540215

Andrew Wiltshire

Sales Director | Channels & Alliances | Software | Business Development | Cloud | Entreprenuer | Startup Specialist

ID 490022

Melissa Nguyen

Investor

Investment professional interested in investing in early stage companies.

ID 563469

Raj Raghavan

Investor

Looking for the next venture

ID 516523

David Barton

Investor

Husband, father, Surry Hills resident, runner, CFO at Australian Ethical Investment. All views are my own

ID 139308

Paul Tolomeo

Investor

General Manager @saint-germaine-asset-management. Investor @reozone, @saint-germaine.

ID 459760

Max Bonpain

Investor

Management and Marketing Consultant with MBA and MSC

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