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PFC Pitch


Pitch Deck


Thus far, we have achieved: 

  • A registered ABN; 

  • A functional website wireframe using Adobe Xd; 

  • 39 expressions of interest from restaurants, cafes, accounting firms, brokerages, tobacconists, newsagents, health providers, retailers, and hotels; 

  • Acceptance into the finals of the Peter Farrell Cup; 

  • Acceptance into the Startmate Office Hours program. 


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Ed is currently completing a Dual Bachelor of Commerce and Advanced Science at the University of New South Wales. He is undergoing honours in cancer drug development and has majors in Finance and Biotechnology. Ed has a vast wealth of knowledge gained through his experience in investment banking (Allen Partners), Fintech (Mastercard) and start-ups (Sonder). He is passionate about Synthetic Biology and Venture Capital, having been a founding member of the first APAC Synthetic Biology accelerator. Additionally, he has represented Australia in iGEM, the largest Synthetic Biology competition, winning a gold medal. His interests include the market, fintech and running. 

Ben is currently undergoing his honours year in electrical engineering at the University of Sydney, having already completed an advanced physics major within an advanced science degree. He specialises in machine learning, data science, and computer security. He has experience as president of USYD’s largest startup strategy consulting society, BusinessOne, and as a penetration testing engineer at Ernst & Young. Ben’s passions include university debating, in which he has competed at an Australian representative level, and playing the ukulele.