Jenny Vandyke

About Me

Jenny Vandyke is the managing director of Startup Adelaide, and Jenny is on a mission to help South Australia to pivot from the industrial age to the entrepreneurial age. Working with startups since the age of 12, over the last 20 years she has worked with ventures ranging from bootstrapped operations to billion dollar fintechs in Sydney, Melbourne, and Adelaide. As a regular speaker on innovation and startups, her recent speaking gigs have included Southstart, CPA Week, Open State and the Vivid Festival. She is also a judge for the Anthill Magazine Smart 100 Awards, judging the most innovative products in Australia. After moving from Melbourne to Adelaide in 2015, Jenny has become a passionate supporter of her new hometown. Jenny believes there has never been a better time to be living and working in Adelaide.