2 to 6 December 2024 | Perth, WA

Leslie Delaforce highlights the unique challenges facing Indigenous founders

In his conversation with Adam, Leslie discusses some of the unique challenges facing Indigenous founders, as well as what he sees as the role of government in the startup ecosystem.

Key Insights:

  • Growing a technology business out of a recession
  • Government’s role in the startup ecosystem
  • Les’s perspective on development talent in WA
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Leslie is the Indigenous Entrepreneurship Director at Minderoo Foundation, an Australian not-for-profit organisation seeking effective, scalable solutions to persistent problems. Leslie’s role at Minderoo is part of their Generation One initiative, with the goal of creating employment parity with and for Indigenous Australians. Leslie also founded DreamSpark, a tech, investment and Web 3.0 enterprise, and co-founded Covocate, a HR Tech platform that helps companies identify their best job candidates.

See full show notes: https://w2d1.com/leslie-delaforce

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