Our Founders

 

Dr Anna Wright | Co-Founder & CEO

Anna developed the idea for BindiMaps after undergoing years of major surgery to save her own eye-sight - a daunting experience that led her to ask the question "how can we make the world more accessible for people with vision impairment?". Prior to launching BindiMaps, Anna had helped many other businesses move from startup through to IPO, as a consultant specialising in Business Development and Business Analysis. She holds a PhD and has built an academic career as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Technology Sydney, researching and teaching in the areas of Innovation and Valuation.

Mladen Jovanovic | Co-Founder & COO

Innovator, entrepreneur and social justice advocate - passionate about solving some of the world's biggest problems while adding significant business value. Expert and experienced in: startup businesses, innovation, strategy, marketing, accounting, public speaking and simply getting things done. Mladen has won first place at the IBISWorld Innovation competition, finalist at the MBAe Venture Day competition, has won first place at the Startup World Cup for the ICT category and was a finalist at the Global Impact Challenge.

Tony Burrett | Co-Founder & CPO

Technology transformation leader and growth specialist, loves nothing more than taking a small operation and making it bigger and better. Expert and experienced in: digital transformation programs, managing and building digital products; leading tech teams; developing startup businesses; innovation; setting strategy; and getting things done. Tony has had a strong hand in building more than 40 new Australian businesses. He was the product manager for the existing BindiMaps pilot product. Before that he co-founded startup-focused development and marketing business The New Agency, and is the founder of Carsguide.com.au, News Limited’s online motoring platform. Tony is BindiMap’s Chief Product Officer.

 

Our Team