Startup meet corporate - Episode 28 Episode 28: Mirvac

We chat about office space with Paul Edwards, General Manager of Workplace Experiences at Mirvac, about the future of work, what Mirvac learned from the development and running of the first Hoist space, and what makes a ‘smart precinct’.

Startup meet corporate- Episode 27 Episode 27: Daisee

We chat about AI with Richard Kimber, cofounder and CEO of artificial intelligence startup Daisee, about Daisee’s development and growth, and how it’s been helped along by corporate relationships.

NAB Ventures Startup meet corporate - Episode 26 Episode 26: NAB Ventures

We chat with Melissa Widner, general partner at NAB Ventures, the venture capital arm of National Australia Bank, about the development of NAB Ventures and its investment themes, its relationship and how it works with the bank, and what it looks for in startups.

Startup meet corporate- Episode 25 Episode 25: ANZ

We chat with Leigh Gibson, Tech Area Lead in the Customer Self Service tribe at ANZ, bout life at ANZ, which has been undergoing a transformation in the way it works and in its approach to innovation over the last year, along with her work mentoring other women in tech through initiatives such as the… Read more »

Startup meet corporate- Episode 24 Episode 24: OnTheGo

We sat down to talk with Mick Spencer, founder and CEO of OnTheGo, about the origins of the business, its approach to finding and working with customers, and how the partnership with Wesfarmers came about and what it entails.

Startup meet corporate- Episode 23 Episode 23: Amaysim

We talk with Peter O’Connell, cofounder and CEO of Amaysim, about his experience in the telco sector, and the process of setting up and launching Amaysim.

Startup meet corporate- Episode 22 Episode 22: Square

We talk with Ben Pfisterer, country manager for Square Australia, about the growth of Square in Australia, how it has gone about forming its partnerships, and its place in the local fintech landscape.

Startup meet corporate- Episode 21 Episode 21: The Iconic

We chat to Anna Lee, the chief operating officer at online fashion retailer The Iconic, about the growth of the company, the importance of the customer, and how The Iconic stays agile now it’s grown to more than 500 staff.

Startup meet corporate - Episode 20 Episode 20: Investec

We had a chat to Hein Vogel, the managing director of the Emerging Companies division at Investec, an “entrepreneurial-focused” investment bank, about the development of the Emerging Companies division, what it’s looking for in portfolio companies and what, in turn, it can offer them, and the Australian startup landscape.

Startup meet corporate- Episode 19 Episode 19: MYOB

We chat to Hugh Fahy, the GM of Engineering at MYOB, about the growth of MYOB, the development of the Future Makers program and its DevelopHER initiative, and the company’s culture.

Girl Geek Academy Startup meet corporate- Episode 18 Episode 18: Girl Geek Academy

We chat with Sarah Moran, cofounder and CEO of Girl Geek Academy, about the organisation’s work and in particular its partnership with National Australia Bank, where Sarah spent a year as a Girl Geek in Residence.

Startup meet corporate- Episode 17 Episode 17: REA Group

We chat with REA Group’s chief inventor Nigel Dalton about the lessons he learned about disruption while working at Lonely Planet, what innovation looks like at a 23 year old startup that’s now an ASX-listed giant worth billions, and why REA Group can’t just rely on the clicks coming to realestate.com.au and needs to keep reinventing itself.

Startup meet corporate- Episode 16 Episode 16: TwoSpace

We chat with Tashi Dorjee, the cofounder and chief space officer at TwoSpace, a startup that transforms restaurants closed during the day into a network of coworking spaces, about how it went about getting partners on board and why hotels are interested in working with the business.

Startup meet corporate- Episode 15 Episode 15: Groupon

We chat with Steve Traplin, the head of Groupon in APAC, to chat about the company’s growth in Australia over the years and how it has evolved its approach as it looks to become a daily habit for consumers.

Startup meet corporate- Episode 14 Episode 14: inkl

We chat with Gautam Mishra, CEO of Australian platform inkl, a digital news marketplace that unlocks the world’s biggest news publishers, a bit like a Spotify or Netflix for news.