Head of Startup Ecosystem (AU & NZ)
Amazon Web Services
Colette has a firm belief that startups create the future, and by bringing together the creativity of humans and power of technology that we can solve some of the world's most urgent challenges. For over a decade Colette has contributed to our innovation community across startups, accelerators, corporate innovation and university R&D - as founder, leader, investor and ecosystem builder. Having seen hundreds of patterns of success and failure in startups she now leads the AWS Startup team in Australia and New Zealand, working with startups and ecosystem partners to make sure that our region is the #1 place where founders choose to start and grow successful companies that can have impact at scale.