NZVIF Board appoints Richard Dellabarca as new CEO
Richard Dellabarca, a former investment banker and technology company executive, has been appointed as the new chief executive of the Crown-owned New Zealand Venture Investment Fund.
NZVIF chairman Murray Gribben said Mr Dellabarca brings a wide range of capital markets and technology company experience to the role vacated by departing CEO Franceska Banga.
“NZVIF has made significant progress in working alongside the private sector to develop the venture capital and angel investing markets in New Zealand over the last 15 years. It has a portfolio of over 200 companies, including some of New Zealand’s most prominent technology companies.