Pete Bradd is a serial entrepreneur and advocate for Australia’s start-up community.
As entrepreneur-in-residence at Fusion Labs, Peter helps companies innovate by applying the start-up mindset and agility to create new business models that leverage their assets and scale.
Clients include; Westfield, ANZ, Westpac, CBA, News Corp, Lend Lease, GPT, Marsh and Optus.
Peter founded ScribblePics in 2008, allowing people to create and send a postcard from their own photograph, bringing on partners such as Qantas, Expedia, Jetstar and Australia Post.
In 2011 he moved ScribblePics from his house into Sydney’s first tech co working space Fishburners, where he became a founding director.
Peter led Fishburners’ transformation from a promising hothouse of creative people, to a thriving, sustainable place for start-ups, speakers, mentors and corporates to connect with each other.
The Fishburners space is now home to more than 150 tech start-ups and continues to grow exponentially.
In 2013 Peter helped found StartupAus, a group of passionate leaders from Australia’s tech and entrepreneurial communities working to accelerate the growth of Australian start-ups.
Peter is a regular speaker and featured thought leader on the topic of entrepreneurial culture.
Peter has delivered an occasional address for Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology at UTS, has hosted Google’s CFO, Airbnb CTO and oDesks CEO, has participated as a judge for many entrepreneurial competitions including SydStart, StartupWeekend and OZApps and has appeared in The Australian, AFR, BRW and Boss Magazine.