Dr Will Barker

Co-founder and CEO
Mint Innovation

Co-founder and CEO of New Zealand cleantech company Mint Innovation, Dr Will Barker is a seasoned entrepreneur with a background in IP security, partnership development, building high performance teams and capital raising.

With 15 years experience in commercialising technologies, Will has worked with some of New Zealand's largest deep tech success stories including LanzaTech and RocketLab.

Passionate about early stage biotech, Will was previously CEO of NZBIO and is currently on the Board of the Health Research Council and KiwiNet.