Derek Bio

Derek is an entrepreneur and investor in technology and social impact enterprises.


He has over 20 years experience in the technology industry across Australia, the UK & US including roles with PwC and Barclays Bank.

He was the co-founder of the sustainability software company Greensense and since his successful exit has been a Startup Advocate, Entrepreneur-In-Residence, Investor, Board member and Advisor.

His current roles include:

  • Entrepreneur in Residence at the RAC

  • Fund Manager of BetterLabs $23m Venture Fund

  • Entrepreneur in Residence of Spacecubed's Plus Eight Accelerator

  • Director Purpose Ventures - Social Impact investments

  • Director Go Capital - Private Equity Tech investments (inc.Health Engine and iCetana)

  • Chairman of Curve Tomorrow - digital health

  • Chairman of Alyka - digital marketing

  • Chairman of Meridian Global Foundation

  • Curtin University Faculty of Business & Law Advisory Council

  • Board roles with McCrindle, Complete Home Filtration, Space to Co