Cody Bunea Speaker

Julian Carver


Julian is an investor and technology innovator across both private and public sectors. He's founded and exited several startups, and led many government shared services projects. 

From April 2011 - June 2012 Julian established the information services at the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA), as acting Chief Information Officer. During March 2013 - April 2015 he led the Canterbury Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) Programme at LINZ, a $5m investment in a set of eight ICT projects to support the $40 billion Christchurch rebuild.
Julian is an active angel investor, director, and startup mentor, and is a partner in NZ Capital Strategies, a venture investment management firm based in Christchurch, New Zealand.