Physical Sciences

The Physical Sciences Investment Committee is focused on materials science and engineering technologies. This committee includes industry experts, venture capitalists, and commercial R&D specialists from all over the world.

Dick Bellamy

Chairman | Independent Research Professional

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Cheryl Tan

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Charlotte Vandermeer

Doctoral Candidate, University of Auckland

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Brian Russell

Independent Tech Entrepreneur, Investor, and Director

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Greg Sitters

CEO, Sparkbox Ventures

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Andy Shenk

CEO, Auckland UniServices

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Will Charles

General Manager - Technology Development, Auckland UniServices

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Kate McGrath

Chair - Viclink, Director - Callaghan Innovation, Director - Auramer Bio Ltd, Vice-Provost (Research) - Victoria University of Wellington

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Margaret Hyland

Deputy Dean, Faculty of Engineering, University of Auckland

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Lance Wiggs

Founder, Punakaiki Fund

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Nicola Johnstone

Intellectual Property Advisor - HiTech

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David Williams

Principal Investigator, MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology

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Jez Weston

Senior Investment Manager, MBIE

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Peter Lee

Independent Consultant

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Jaco Pretorius

Independent Consultant

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John Ruffell

Independent Consultant

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