Mark Sowerby - Queensland Chief Entrepreneur

The New Startup Precinct - Level 2 , 315 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley Brisbane, 4006 Brisbane
Wed, Apr 19, 2017, 5:00 PM (AEST)

About this event

Mark Sowerby is Queensland’s first Chief Entrepreneur and the Founder of Blue Sky Alternative Investments Limited.

Best known for his 2006 Queensland based startup, Blue Sky Alternative Investments, Mark has carved a name for himself as one of Queensland’s most successful entrepreneurs. After resigning as the Managing Director of Blue Sky in 2016, Mark is now in the role of Queensland’s Chief Entrepreneur, a role appointed by Advance Queensland.

Mark is passionate about connecting Queensland start-up and 'scale-up' businesses with investors and working on projects that have a positive social impact.

Join us for this event at Brisbane’s new startup precinct in Fortitude Valley.

In our fireside chat, Mark will:

  • Share his take on how startups and scale ups should attract investment
  • Detail what he has achieved and learnt through his role of Chief Entrepreneur
  • Identify the gaps and opportunities he has spotted
  • Provide advice on stepping out of your own business
  • Answer your questions!

Don't miss out on the opportunity to meet and learn from this experienced entrepreneur.  Get your ticket now.


  • Mark Sowerby

    Mark Sowerby

    Queensland Chief Entrepreneur

  • When

    Wednesday, Apr 19
    5:00 PM - 8:00 PM (AEST)


    The New Startup Precinct
    Level 2 , 315 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley Brisbane4006

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