Kim Heras; 25fifteen
Kim founded his first funded startup in 2002 and has gone on to work in, on and with many startups ever since. He successfully built and exited 2 tech businesses before moving on to become founder and MD of one of Australia’s first, and most successful, startup accelerators, PushStart.
After PushStart he co-founded Australia’s leading Startup Studio, 25Fifteen, where he continues to work on the art and craft of building and growing tech businesses.
On the community side he was an early director at renowned co-working and digital community Fishburners, founded the Sydney Tech and Sydney FinTech Startups, both of which grew to thousands of members and were pivotal in the formation of their respective communities and was a co-founder of TechSydney, the peak body for the tech industry in Sydney.