Pete has more than 10 years’ experience in the not for profit sector in youth, corporate engagement, social impact and innovation. He has a penchant for good design starting his career as a landscape architect. Now he eats way too many eggs and hopes one day to be an extra in a movie.
Entrepreneur in Residence
Ben is the founder of Reidefine Media, a media-tech startup and previously worked for muru-D helping over 20 startups grow from early stage to seed investment ready. Ben has a background as a computer engineer and loves the intersection of innovation and social impact. His passions are food, sport and trouble making – often combined.
Lydia thrives on supporting change makers at the intersection of early stage startups and social innovation. She has designed and delivered entrepreneurial development programs for startup founders, primary-aged children, unemployed women and the Branson Centre for Entrepreneurship. Lydia loves a coffee chat with anyone interested in geeky conversations about the ‘new economy’, human consciousness or her homeland New Zealand.
Events & Communications
Alyssa is inspired by the “make it happen” mindset of startups. Combining her passions for social impact & storytelling, Alyssa works with our startups to help share their amazing stories with the world. She also loves jump rocks & rope swings and will say yes to any challenge or adventure!