Anne Barnett

Anne Barnett

Job Title

Senior Commercialisation Manager

Biography

Anne joined Viclink in January 2013 as Viclink’s Senior Commercialisation Manager. A physical scientist by training, Anne is passionate about bringing science, technology and society together. As such, her career has focused largely on business development and science commercialisation activities for organisations such as Creative HQ (Wellington’s business incubator) and the MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology. She has also successfully run her own business providing marketing, business development and strategic consulting services for science and high tech sectors. Having gained a BSc from the University of Canterbury, Anne completed Honours at the Australian National University, and a PhD in Physics at MacQuarie University. She has also studied at the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, and worked in Australia and the United Kingdom.

Expertise
  • Business development/sales
  • Science commercialisation
  • Market research
  • Survey design
  • Intellectual property