Entrepreneur in the Region (EiR)
Sunshine Coast Entrepreneur in the Region
Appointed in August 2019, the Entrepreneur in the Region (EiR) is Leigh Kelson. A serial entrepreneur, cloud computing pioneer, and media tech veteran, Leigh has founded ten ventures over the last 30 years and had a number of successful exits. Over his career, he’s raised more than $100 million in funding and overseen two successful IPOs on the Australian stock exchange. In the EiR role, Leigh is passionate about assisting entrepreneurs early-stage ventures based at the Innovation Centre or Peregian Digital Hub to scaleup and commercialise. NB. To access SCRIPT EiR services you need to be a member of the Innovation Centre or Peregian Digital Hub.