Jonny Wilkinson, with Chris Gilbert, co-founded Equitise, Australia and New Zealand’s first trans-Tasman equity crowdfunding platform. The team has lobbied the Australian government for he last 2 years to legalise equity crowdfunding, as one of the last developed countries to do so. The company helped raise over $10m in capital for over 20 companies, including several ASX IPOs and is growing rapidly. Wilkinson has extensive experience in equity markets and marketing. His personal investment philosophy focused on high growth companies and his enthusiasm for business and innovation has driven him to create a platform that allows Australian and New Zealand businesses to access the capital they need to grow.