Māori and Pasifika

There are organisations with a specific purpose of working with Māori and Pasifika founders, start-ups and investors. We’ve included some of those here.

Connect with us to add more Māori and Pasifika support options to this list.

Organisations that provide advice, events, networking and support opportunities for Maori/Pacifika entrepreneurs

HTK Start-Up

A māori-led professional services firm that has the capability to support start-ups across their life cycle. Providing support services, capability-building and start-up programmes



A tech venturing network that connects and drives Māori involvement in the tech industry, and is united by the desire to improve Māori prosperity


Te Whare a Māui

Te Whare a Māui is Callaghan Innovation’s Māori Innovation Hub at the Gracefield Innovation Quarter in Lower Hutt. A shared working space for Māori businesses, with tools to help businesses collaborate and innovate