Commercialisation professionals

Commercialisation
Professionals

What isn’t known and sometimes even ignored, is the sheer hard slog and dedication of the commercialisation professionals, who work behind the scenes to help make scientific discoveries a reality.

Commercialisation Professionals

Researchers and Innovators

Innovators &
Researchers

As scientists, we understand the challenges you face in your career. We champion people like you and can help you find a more effective pathway for your science discoveries to be recognised and make a difference in the world.

Innovators & Researchers

Investors and entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs &
Investors

Ultimately it's all about vision. For investors it's seeing the potential in an idea before anyone else, and help turn it into a global success. When the right combination of scientists and investors get together, the results can be astounding.

Entrepreneurs & Investors

$40.6M

PreSeed
Investment

1112

Commercialisation
Projects

484

Commercial
Deals

443

Patents
Secured

1394

Business engagements
in projects

49

Start-up
Companies

441

FTE job opportunities
sustained in New Zealand

$340M

Known Revenue
from PreSeed Investments

Statistics represent known economic returns generated by PreSeed projects since 2003 and represent a
return to New Zealand of eight-times greater than the PreSeed invested.

Our Brilliant Partners & Shareholders

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Our Amazing Corporate Partners

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