Nicola Farrell

Nicola Farrell Program Manager muru-D

Nicola is our program manager for Sydney and has been working with startups for almost 10 years. Originally from Ireland, where she led startup and accelerator engagement for the global technology conference, Web Summit. Before leaving for Australia, landing at Pollenizer, an early stage startup incubator. Here, she made waves to bring startup methods to some of the world’s largest companies.

All before moving across to a corporate role at AGL Energy. There, Nicola helped define their technology ecosystem to develop a pipeline of growth companies for investment. Now, Nicola is running the Sydney program at muru-D, where she is fostering a world-class accelerator to advance ambitious teams with ideas for global impact.

Favourite game: Charades
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