Arjan is the Head of Global Growth and Mentoring at Cicada Innovations. He is passionate about the start-up ecosystem, guiding entrepreneurs through the process of determining the desirability, feasibility and viability of their business plans and strategies, towards a successful launch or scaling of their start-up/venture. With his corporate background in innovation and the digital transformation, he can connect founders to relevant corporate partners as well as make an introduction to universities and research institutes.
Cicada Innovations is an award-winning incubator in Sydney with a proven track record of transforming deep technology startups into successful global businesses. Owned by four leading universities and supported by a large network of alumni, deep tech founders and supporters, Cicada Innovations is the home of science-based innovation in Australia. Through specialised commercialisation and accelerator programs in AgTech and MedTech new ventures are created and/or validated, after which selected program graduates are invited to join the incubator where long-term support is provided.
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