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Transforming Pacific innovation into commercial excellence


We provide support for Pacific businesses and Pacific entrepreneurs in New Zealand. We do amazing things with amazing people and partners to drive business success. We are passionate about creating the right environment for high growth Pacific businesses to thrive.



Let’s validate your ‘light-bulb’ moment. Our experienced team will help you ensure the foundations of your enterprise are sound from the outset.


Take your business to the next level. We run workshops and programmes aimed at scaling your enterprise. We also have industry specific ecosystems to connect you to opportunities with tangible outcomes.


If you have aspirations to grow your business, we can help you accelerate specific growth opportunities through the Business Growth Grants. Check your eligibility and apply.

To be recognised by her
Pacific business peers
LOT EIGHT'S Nalini Baruch on winning
a 2016 PBT Business Award
Inaugural Hatch Programme
participants gather
Six young, innovative
and dynamic Pacific business teams have
been selected to participate in
the inaugural intake of the
Hatch Youth Programme.
Social Enterprises
We will work with you to create a bespoke model
that will allow your enterprise to become sustainable
and ensure you can continue
to do good in our communities.
Pasifika businesses
forging new digital frontiers
Promising Pasifika businesses are taking on
commercial opportunities in the global culture and
heritage sector supported by Te Papa
and the Pacific Business Trust.
Validation Roadshow
Creating sustainable businesses through validation
Mentoring Pacific Entrepreneurs
Corporate finance expert Kirsty Campbell
is excited to mentor Hatch participants.