• Movac announces launch of Movac Fund 4

    Last week we announced the launch of our new growth capital fund, Movac Fund 4! Movac Fund 4 will continue the work of our previous funds.  It will be a sizable fund in the New Zealand market – at between $80 million and $100 million.  We were also able to announce that, after a vigorous […]

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  • Movac Q&A Sessions with BizDojo & GridAKL

    While we are committed to being Series A (and beyond) investors, we often find that our best investments are ones that we’ve tracked for a while.  We love meeting innovative young Kiwi companies, following their progress, helping (if we can) along the way, and then hopefully being in a position to invest when they are […]

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  • New look

    Welcome to the new Movac website!  After a ‘rebrand by stealth’ last year, we thought it was time we updated our online presence.  The new site provides more information about what we’re about, what we look for in the companies we invest in and the investments we’ve made.  Like always, we’re keen to hear from you with […]

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  • 2015 – That's a wrap

    The ramblings of an over active investor and frustrated entrepreneur. 2015 has been a roller coaster year, but ending on the way up rather than the way down! That’s important. First, the tough stuff.  The tough stuff has been the human stuff. The lowlight, was the passing of our very dear friend and partner in […]

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  • PowerbyProxi Advances Wireless Power Industry With Resonant Qi Extension

    AUSTIN, Texas, February 2015 – PowerbyProxi, developer of the world’s most advanced and safest wireless power systems, today announced further progress towards widespread deployment of resonant wireless power technologies, with the release of its latest evaluation kit for charging of consumer electronic devices. Built on the Wireless Power Consortium’s (WPC) new Resonant Qi Specification – […]

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  • PowerbyProxi announces availability of evaluation kits for consumer electronic devices

    PLEASANTON, Calif. Aug. 12, 2014 PowerbyProxi, developer of the world’s most advanced and safest wireless power solutions, today announced the release of Proxi-2D EVK-1, an evaluation kit for wireless charging of consumer electronic devices. The evaluation kit enables customers to test the capabilities of PowerbyProxi’s resonant technology features such as full spatial freedom, 7.5W power […]

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  • Silicon Valley veteran joins PowerbyProxi’s Board of Directors to focus on international growth

    The New Zealand based developer of the world’s most advanced and safest wireless power systems, PowerbyProxi (www.powerbyproxi. com), today announced leading Silicon Valley technology executive Dr. Gani Jusuf has been appointed to its board of directors. Dr. Jusuf serves as Vice President of Engineering for Communications and Consumer Business Group, Marvell Technology Group Limited in […]

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  • Are you an Office Guru? Located in Wellington? Apply now @ Kaynemaile

    Kaynemaile transforms and beautifies space with its award winning architectural mesh.  We’re a small team with big aspirations to take on the world based in Petone Wellington.  So far we have installations in places like Italy, Australia, Singapore, Japan, USA and of course New Zealand. We have a job opening for someone to help us […]

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  • Wellington cloud computing company GreenButton acquired by Microsoft

    Wellington Cloud Computing Company and MOVAC Fund 2 Investee GreenButton has been acquired by Microsoft.  The terms of the deal are confidential but suffice to say that it’s a great result for the founder, investors, and New Zealand Government.  GreenButton is a great Wellington story.  It was founded by Scott Houston who helped establish the […]

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  • PowerbyProxi Announces Licensing Agreement with Texas Instruments for Wireless Power Solutions

    PLEASANTON, Calif., January 6, 2014 – PowerbyProxi, (www.powerbyproxi. com) developer of the world’s most advanced and safest wireless power system, today announced it has signed a technology licensing agreement with Texas Instruments (TI) the global semiconductor company that designs and manufactures analog integrated circuits and embedded processors. TI will leverage PowerbyProxi’s resonant and closely coupled […]

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