, General Partner at Quidnet Ventures
will host a Virtual Fundraising Readiness Session for Te Ōhaka startups on Tuesday 23 November from 10 – 11AM. If you are a startup looking to expand your business into the U.S. market this session is for you. Mark will discuss how to build out a “Funding Roadmap”. Attendees will understand what it takes to grow rapidly, particularly in the very large and dynamic U.S. market, and how to think about building a bridge to a global business. Mark is the founding General Partner of Quidnet Ventures, a New Zealand venture fund focused on investing in and working with exceptional founding teams building impactful companies, focused on taking New Zealand innovation to the world. Mark has been a student of innovation since the mid-1980s when he was at IBM during the period of “Japan Inc.” threatening the U.S. semiconductor business. Throughout his career he has worked with innovators and early-stage companies to help them realize their dreams of changing the world.