Lisa Jenkinson

Lisa is the Head of Innovation & Entrepreneurship for KPMG in Queensland, part of the national KPMG Innovate team which is focused on working with clients from ideation through to commercialisation. The KPMG Innovate team achieves this by bringing together a network of entrepreneurs, startup-ups, universities, venture capitalists and other advisers to innovate with our clients through collaborative processes, programs and initiatives.

Lisa’s role focuses on building collaborative relationships across the Queensland innovation ecosystem. She assists innovation active businesses, at start-up, SME or corporate level’s that require the design, planning and implementation of transformation high-tech and high-growth business models.  Lisa supports the development and execution of business strategies that demonstrate investment readiness, and stimulate financing, uptake, adoption and commercialisation of emerging technologies and innovation across multiple sectors.  She helps organisations to acquire and form alliances with non-traditional organisations, and accelerate new products and services to global markets. 

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