December 2019: Asparagopsis armata, an ancient seaweed species that thrives in the waters around Rakiura/Stewart Island, is the focus of the most ambitious initiative we have yet undertaken. Keep Reading
Tuia Innovation is an agent for development and diversification in the economic sphere, investing in tech-based start-ups, founding new ventures and working as a catalyst for innovation. We are an active participant within the innovation eco-system, focused on the Māori economy and Aotearoa’s natural resources.
December 2019: After more than a year in development Tāwhiwhi Bioactives will be releasing its first product range in the coming year, the Kaho functional drink range, which targets gut health. Keep Reading
May 2019: Tuia Innovation principal Nick Gerritsen says his presence at a recent GovTech Pioneers event in Austria will offset the disadvantages of our distance from European activity in this sector. Keep Reading
April 2019: Journalism crowdfunding platform PressPatron is in select international company as the sole New Zealand recipient of a 2019 Google News Initiative grant, which aims to fund projects injecting innovative ideas into the media industry. Keep Reading
March 2019: Congratulations to CEO Michael Lovegrove, whose fintech startup JRNY was selected as an Asia-Pacific finalist and invited to pitch to a judging panel consisting of prominent venture capital firms in Singapore this month. Keep Reading