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Mark Paddenburg

Mark is the CEO of the Innovation Centre Sunshine Coast – Australia’s most successful regional startup incubator and accelerator. Mark has a demonstrated track record in creating value by connecting ideas, people, programs and capital, through 30+ years at the forefront of economic development in Queensland. He has established a reputation as a transformational leader, driven by challenge, undeterred by obstacles, and committed to furthering standards of excellence. His expertise encompasses business development, marketing and commercialisation – with a laser focus on scaling entrepreneurs and innovators via a global mindset and world class capacity building.