Tyro CEO Robbie Cooke and YBF CEO Farley Blackman Pioneering Melbourne tech and innovation hub YBF Ventures is coming to Sydney, taking over neobank Tyro’s CBD Fintech Hub on Clarence Street. Tyro will become a YBF corporate partner of the new venture, to be known as YBF Sydney. It kicks off with the new financial… Read more »
Government support of the local startup ecosystem is showing no signs of slowing down, with NSW Premier Mike Baird this week announcing plans to create a dedicated tech hub in Sydney, dubbed ‘Silicon Harbour’.
Already home to companies like Xero and Vend, the New Zealand city of Wellington has signified its intent to become a major innovation hub in the Asia-Pacific, with the City Council partnering with coworking space Biz Dojo to create a Tech Hub.