BARRY

SOUTAR

HEAD OF TECHNOLOGY AND PARTNERSHIP

Barry has a 30 plus year career in tech locally and internationally. He grew a successful 40-person software and tech company with partners over 15 years in Wellington in the location intelligence sector (Critchlow) exiting 2007. Barry joined NZ Trade and Enterprise as their first Māori manager executing a new strategy to boost Māori companies globally through business development and investment.

 

He built a portfolio of twenty-five leading Māori tech exporters and Māori sector investors coalescing these into a new network. T3W launched recently to help connect Māori tech companies from regional centres to global markets. Barry has an MBA (Hons).