Mike Cannon-Brookes is the Co-Founder and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Atlassian, an award-winning enterprise software company that helps teams collaborate, build software and serve their customers better. More than 43,000 large and small organizations – including some of the biggest names in media, manufacturing and technology such as Citigroup, eBay, Coca-Cola, Gilt Group, Proctor & Gamble, BMW and NASA – use Atlassian’s tracking, collaboration, communication, service management and development products to work smarter and deliver quality results on time.
Mike has received international recognition for his work, including the ‘Australian IT Professional of the Year’ award in 2004, and ‘Australian Entrepreneur Of The Year’ in 2006. Mike is also been honored by the World Economic Forum as a Young Global Leader in 2009, and is currently a member of The Forum of Young Global Leaders.
Outside Atlassian, Mike is an active Angel Investor and a Non-Executive Director of Tyro, a technology-focused Australian bank.
Board & Advisor Roles (6)Update
|Sep, 2016||Spaceship||$1.6M / Seed (Lead)||Personal Investment|
|Sep, 2016||Spaceship Financial Services||$1.6M / Seed (Lead)||Personal Investment|
|Mar, 2016||DGraph Labs||$1.1M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Nov, 2015||Tyro Payments||$72M / Venture||Personal Investment|
|Jul, 2013||Ninja Blocks||$1.5M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Jun, 2012||Shoes of Prey||$3M / Series A||Personal Investment|
B.Com, Information Systems2001
|Oct 13, 2016||ARN - Atlassian’s partner program comes of age|
|Sep 28, 2016||Crowdfund Insider - Australia’s H2Ocean Receives Support From Various Financial Service & Technology Industry Figures|
|Sep 14, 2016||Startup Daily - New superannuation fund Spaceship to launch with $1.6 million in funding to invest in tech|
|Jul 15, 2016||Sydney Morning Herlad - Atlassian buys tiny start-up Statuspage|
|Jul 15, 2016||Illawara Mercury - Atlassian buys tiny start-up Statuspage|
|Jun 24, 2016||Sydney Morning Herlad - Australia's business leaders weigh in on how the Brexit will affect Australia|
|Jun 24, 2016||Illawara Mercury - Australia's business leaders weigh in on how the Brexit will affect Australia|
|Jun 24, 2016||Illawara Mercury - Brexit vote driven by emotion, panic: Australian business leaders|