Lara joined the Enterprise Angels team in 2015, with a Bachelors Degree from the University of Auckland in Management Science and Information Systems, business ownership and IT Management experience, and a passion and history of assisting small to medium businesses in the area of effectiveness through business processes and systems.
Early on Lara fulfilled the role of Investment Associate, developed a prototype Deal Management System for the team enabling the provision of Custodial Services through EA Nominee Ltd. Her next project was working with our partners to implement AngelEquity the prototype system to attract more Wholesale Investors and facilitate syndication between Angel Networks in New Zealand.
More recently, Lara’s focus has been on bringing general increased effectiveness to the Enterprise Angels team through improvements to business processes, systems, marketing management, cyber security, new compliance processes, the new Enterprise Angels website and evaluating options for an improved Deal Management System.
Lara moved her family to Tauranga in 2014, and spends her spare time raising her family, supporting their sporting endeavours, and archiving and recording family photos and histories.