An experienced start-up manager/investor/advisor, Jamie has invested in several ventures, chaired advisory boards and worked on and in growth focused export businesses for 20+ years. Having lived and worked in 4 countries other than NZ, and sold services into many more, Jamie is case-hardened to the challenges facing NZ exporters.
As a customer-centric sales/marketing professional with market validation and product management experience, he has largely worked in the ITC sector with cross sector experience in aviation and education.
A member of NZ’s innovation ecosystem since 2002, Jamie has worked on a wide variety of projects from enterprise software and bluetooth locks though to simulation and training.
A 2017 Judge of Auckland University Entrepreneurship Challenge-‘Velocity’ former judge and mentor ‘SPARK’, and mentor for the Microsoft Imagine Cup 2012, Jamie is generous with his time shaping compelling new ideas.