In Short

We are a small and innovative company of thinkers, shapers and connectors helping  software- and information technology-focused organisations to look clearly ahead, plan and succeed.

We bring strategic, operational and governance experience, with a 10-year track record of working alongside technology -focused organisations of all sizes, including:

  • Strategy, planning and governance
  • ICT strategy and enterprise architecture
  • Identifying and driving innovation investment
  • Technology roadmap development
  • Technology due diligence
  • Management team mentoring, growth and coaching
  • Tech industry collaboration
  • Future technologies insight

Our Values

Integrity
Uncompromising integrity, trusted and dependable.
Intelligence
Wide-angle thinking, applied intellect and foresight about future change.
Independence
Independent and objective at all times.
Innovation
Do things better, more often.
Impact
Make an impact and always deliver, period.

What’s In The Name?

memiadefinition

Value Proposition

100%
Trusted Advisor
95%
Vision, Strategy and Planning
95%
Future Technologies Foresight
90%
Driving Innovation
85%
IT Strategy & Enterprise Architecture
85%
High Growth Governance

Founder

Ben Reid

Director


Memia founder Ben Reid is an experienced advisor with a deep industry background in technology business strategy. Ben works with a wide range of organizations spanning multinational software companies, government and startups, bringing technological capability at governance level and helping senior leaders approach complex decisions with clarity.

Ben is active in promoting innovation and collaboration across the New Zealand technology industry and public sector.  He is the Executive Director of the Artificial Intelligence Forum of New Zealand, has been a longstanding committee member and former Chairman of the CanterburyTech, the regional tech industry body and also the establishment Chairman of Canterbury Angel Investors Inc., the regional Angel Investment network.  Ben is a member of the Institute of Directors in New Zealand.

Company facts

2008Year founded.
2657Founder’s LinkedIn connections.
78Average number of emails received per day.
83Average number of coffees per month.