Event Invitation: Meet Peter Batchelor and hear about raising capital and learn about commercialisation

Event Invitation: Meet Peter Batchelor and hear about raising capital and learn about commercialisation

You are invited to an event to meet Peter Batchelor and hear about raising capital  and learn about commercialising new products.

Peter Batchelor is one of the Commercialisation Advisers with the Australian government program Accelerating Commercialisation.

Launceston

Wed 25 March
5-7pm
Enterprize
Macquarie House 

Civic Square, Launceston

Hobart

Thurs 26 March
5-7pm
Enterprize

Level 5
24 Davey St, Hobart

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Peter Batchelor is an executive with a track record in managing the commercialisation of technologies and growth of new business initiatives.  He is a well-rounded general manager with broad experience in the commercial and public sectors in Australia and Asia Pacific.

He has developed strategies for the commercialisation of novel intellectual property in range of industry segments, including information technology and communications, aquaculture, medtech, biotechnology, engineering and green technology. 

Peter has advised on the establishment and growth of new businesses, managed due diligence processes, put in place appropriate legal frameworks, raised capital and recruited management and boards of directors. He is MBA-qualified (AGSM), with an ability to lead, manage and motivate disparate teams, lead complex negotiations and manage all board and stakeholder communication flows. 

Peter has extensive networks in the Australian venture capital industry including links to the US. He has established links in a range of sectors, having worked with consulting firms, technology start-ups, and State and Federal Government departments, universities and large corporates in Australia and overseas, including Telstra, Ernst & Young, Ericsson, BIS Shrapnel, Monash and Melbourne Universities. 

Peter has been instrumental in building management teams and boards to promote transparency and the management of risk. He is Australian Institute of Company Directors Qualified (AICD); having become a Fellow in 2005. Peter has experience as a company director and company secretary and has experience in managing all company compliance activities. 

Peter has strong appreciation of working in dynamic environments managing complex businesses, overseeing multiple project delivery and maintaining investment oversight.  He is a driver of fiscal responsibility with experience in leveraging limited funds to achieve milestones. 

In his 4 years as a Case Manager for Commercialisation Australia, and subsequent 5 years with Accelerating Commercialisation, Peter has assessed over 800 potential applicants suitability for the programmes helping some to secure over $30 m of government assistance and providing valuable commercialisation guidance to all.  Many business supported by Peter have gone on to raise significant capital both in Australia and overseas.

For more information about the event contact Leaha Dent, leaha.dent@industry.gov.au 0428 549 714 or Sophie Jerrim, Sophie.jerrim@indsutry.gov.au 0427 036 161