Software engineer with experience in AWS stack; Cognito, S3, Cloudfront..
Languges used: C#, Objective-C, Swift, Java, Native C++, Typescript
Takes ownership. Team player. Independent learner.
The feedback and research the Elanation founders obtained was worthy of a thesis on child psychology and behavioural sciences
You will launch in the United States later in the year, what expectations do you have for this market in comparison to the New Zealand and Australian markets?
This year I was asked to give a keynote speech at Sydney’s Amazon Web Services Summit (it has always been a bucket-list dream of mine). I never thought the opportunity would come so soon, but then again, dreams do have a habit of coming true when you are busy smashing goals.
The Xero chief was joined on the panel by a number of Australian cloud-based young start-ups – kids health platform Elanation, social media influencer app Social Soup, electricity retailer Mojo and Roames, which captures 3D image data of utility infrastructure and its surrounds and was acquired by Dutch surveying company Fugro last year – each keen to emulate Xero’s success.
Elanation CEO and co-founder Katherine Maree Pace said she felt Australian innovation’s time had come.
“We’re at a real tipping point. There’s more eyeballs on Australia,” she said.