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[Virtual] Sharing Session: How to Build a Unicorn

Mahesh Muralidhar, CEO at Phase One Ventures will be hosting a Virtual Sharing Session for Te Ohaka startups on Thursday 18 November. Mahesh has held multiple executive roles in some of Australia’s most iconic startups. He has experienced how to build a global Unicorn from the ground up as an early employee and the first Head of People at Canva (SAAS) helping to scale to 200+ people. He had the opportunity to drive operational excellence, helping Airtasker (marketplace) become profitable, go global and go public. He was the COO at Simply Wall St (Fintech), as it hit an inflection point setting up the right foundations for it to accelerate and grow.

Meet your speakers


Mahesh Muralidhar, CEO & Investor & Adviser, Phase One