About Us

Since our formation in 2006, Pacific Channel has placed in excess of NZD $50 million of early-stage funding into ~27 New Zealand early-stage companies in over 50 capital raises. Since mid-2008, Pacific Channel has made seed investments as a co-investment partner with the NZ Venture Investment Fund, and a number of other co-investors.

Our team of highly experienced professionals have skills unique to venture creation, development and investment. Collectively our team demonstrates entrepreneurial, scientific, investment, government, legal and business expertise.

Pacific Channel takes an active role in supporting its portfolio companies in order to accelerate growth.


Pacific Channel has a reputation for supporting its portfolio companies with a strong local and global network. Our focus is to help develop companies with worthwhile innovations that have the potential to create significant wealth for innovators and investors, while delivering socially valuable results.

Pacific Channel’s goal is to work with its portfolio companies to optimally structure and deliver financing, strategic alliances and commercialization strategies at minimal cost and risk. Specifically, we work with innovators to create and fund new cutting-edge companies ready for our and our co-investors investment..

Pacific Channel has itself established best in class independent governance and internal systems to help ensure that it behaves ethically and performs to the highest standards.