Our team of commercialisation specialists and operational staff work closely with researchers to optimise the impact of research conducted at Victoria University of Wellington
- IP Specialist -
Responsible for determining the viability of early stage research discoveries.
- Human Resources Manager -
Anna manages all aspects of Viclink's human resources function.
- Chief Executive Officer -
Anne is responsible for delivering Viclink’s 10-year strategic plan—targeted at achieving substantial community impact from Victoria University’s publicly funded research programmes.
- Senior Commercialisation Manager -
Ashwath is responsible for Viclink’s engineering, medical devices and advanced physics portfolio.
- Marketing Communications Manager -
Beckie is responsible for developing and implementing Viclink’s marketing strategy.
- Management Accountant -
Darren handles Viclink's month-end financial processes and provides financial analysis support.
- Programme Manager, International Development -
- Entrepreneurship and Marketing Manager -
Responsible for programmes and initiatives that foster an innovative, entrepreneurial culture across every faculty at Victoria.
- General Manager, Knowledge Services -
Knowledge Services work to apply Victoria’s knowledge and expertise to capability and capacity building projects.
- Consultant -
Geoff's focus is raising capital, forming international partnerships, and providing strategic direction to commercialisation at Victoria University.
- General Manager, Commercialisation -
Janice is responsible for supporting Viclink's biochemistry portfolio (alongside colleague Ryan Graves).
Jeremy is responsible for Viclink's portfolio of biotechnology research.
- General Manager, International Development -
Jeff identifies and develops strategic new offshore business opportunities.
- Licensing & Portfolio Manager -
Julie is responsible for helping Viclink's commercial team negotiate and manage licenses and contracts. She also advises our portfolio companies on IP and strategy.
- Administrator -
Kieu provides administrative support for Accent Learning and the International Development team.
- Commercialisation Manager -
Liam manages the Architecture, Design, and ICT portfolios.
- Product Development Engineer -
Manu consults, designs and builds products that are created out of Victoria University of Wellington research.
- Finance Manager -
Mark Rathbun manages financial processes and information for both Viclink and its start ups.
Matt is responsible for assisting the Ferrier Research Institute's 'fungal factories' team to commercialise their research.
- Ecology & Environment Programmes Manager -
Monica is responsible for developing partnerships that extend Victoria’s applied research into the Pacific.
- Senior Commercialisation Manager, International -
Peter is responsible for the international commercialisation of Viclink technologies.
Ryan is responsible for a wide range technologies, with a particular focus on the area of biochemistry.
- Product Development Manager -
Tim is responsible for creating product prototypes that demonstrate the potential of an idea.
- IP Manager -
As Viclink's Intellectual Property (IP) Manager, Stephanie is responsible for protecting the company’s IP portfolio.