Mark Colley is a senior manager at Red Bird Ventures Limited, the corporate venture capital subsidiary of Westpac NZ.

Mark has a background in commercial law and experience in banking and digital products, as well as having been a small business owner/operator.

Mark is currently focused on working with start-ups to bring innovative financial technology experiences to life in New Zealand. Mark lives in Auckland with his partner Jen and their two young children, Mackenzie, and Marshall.

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