Mark Vivian

Mark is a Partner and Investor in Movac Funds 3 and 4.

Mark joined Movac in 2008 and has primary responsibility for deal sourcing, investor relations, the Movac community, and contributing to investee company Boards.

Prior to joining Movac, Mark created and grew successful businesses in the NZ, UK, and US markets, and experienced highly successful IPOs on the NASDAQ and London Stock Exchange.

Mark was founding CEO of KEA, an award-winning venture that harnesses New Zealand’s expat community and worked with 150+ New Zealand businesses to access global markets through this network.

Education

Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Canterbury.

Current Board Appointments

1Above, Zeosoft, New Ground Media, New Zealand Registry Services, and Young Enterprise Trust.

Greatest piece of advice you’ve been given? "It's not a war. Nobody died."

What’s the best piece of advice you have for founders? Don't listen to most of the advice you're given, and trust your instincts.

What would we find you doing on your weekends? Driving my kids to sport, watching my kids play sport, or taking my kids to Rebel Sport to buy things… for sport.

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