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 please contact the Innovation Centre or Peregian Digital Hub.

Download Leigh’s Bio here