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.
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.