Venture Management

Venture Management Services (VMS) is aimed at extending your innovation platform by connecting you with the right business partners and supporting business activities required in any new technology-based venture. You can rely on our experienced team and professional advisors to assess your technology concept, build a suitable 'go-to-market' strategy and help you implement it using a plug-and play model.

 

Innovation Stage

Designed as a health and sanity check for a new business idea, this stage focuses on technology feasibility, intellectual property protection and market need. If the idea is viable we'll help create a pathway towards your business aims. 

Benefits
  • Intellectual property assessment
  • Market and industry landscape overview
  • Customer validation process

Growth Stage

This stage takes the potential business opportunity and makes it tangible by utilizing a plug-and-play model to deliver each piece of your growth strategy.

Benefits
  • Crafting technology development strategy
  • Implementation and Project Management
  • Deal brokering and access to industry partnerships

Market Access Strategy

This phase is all about intelligent execution! Tailored to suit both individual entrepreneurs and established SMEs who are continuously innovating to deliver new products or access new markets.

Benefits
  • Develop viable route to market
  • Access to funding
  • Scale-up strategy to build equity in the business

For more information contact:

Tom Davidson
Business Development Manager
P: +64 9 921 9519  |  E: tom.davidson@aut.ac.nz