Joseph oversees the Business Development Strategy for Northland Inc that incorporates the Regional Business Partnership with NZTE and Callaghan Innovation.
His specialist areas are high value manufacturing and growth, capital raising, exporting, technology and innovation. Joseph has facilitated innovation and growth in some of New Zealand’s most successful companies in his roles at the Ministry of Science and Innovation, Positively Wellington Business and Wellington City Council. Outside his role with Northland Inc, Joseph is the Chair of Biogro NZ Limited, NZ’s premier Organic certifier.
Joseph has a BA in Economic History and a graduate diploma in Economic Development. He is an accredited Economic Development Professional (AEcD NZ) and a member of the Institute of Directors (MInstD).