Victoria MacLennan

Managing Director


Chair, Digital Skills Forum; Chair, Code Club Aotearoa; & Co-Chair, NZRise

Victoria is passionate about many things - growing great companies, raising digital literacy, growing New Zealands economy and equality for women. Her day jobs include Managing Director of data and information specialists OptimalBI, plus investing in and advising a range a great kiwi startups as they grow.

Victoria's community contributions include co-Chair of NZRise a community of NZ owned digital and technology companies, Chair of the Digital Skills Forum a cross government and industry initiative focusing on the future of work, and Chair of Code Club Aotearoa a fabulous charity established to give every kiwi kid the opportunity to learn to code.

Often found laughing, Victoria loves what she does "We live in a great country so helping every New Zealander reach their potential in life is something we can all aspire to achieve".