“We all go through many things in our lives and could all do with support from each other. I just want to make that easy and help others get the kind of support I did, this is why I started Peerzee.”

Q1: How did you get involved in Entrepreneurship at Monash?

I attended an online event and was interested in…


Monash Business School’s Entrepreneurship Portfolio has today announced a new Delivery Partner joining their Fastrack start-up program. The partnership comes as part of Fastrack’s new 2022 Delivery Team launch with Shadowboxer bringing a wealth of experience as a venture studio and consultancy.

Shadowboxer is joined by Silicon Valley’s Hypershift Systems


“Be careful of the three F’s (friends, family and fools), you only have a true customer when it’s someone you don’t know handing over money.”

Job title:

CEO at Gecko Traxx & Director at ROVE

What year did you participate in the Fastrack program?

2016

What problem did your team tackle and what was your solution?

Our problem was around improving the financial fitness of young Australians. Our solution was an app designed to help millennials stick to their saving goals by using their peers to keep them accountable in a gamified way.

Reflecting back on your Fastrack experience now, what about the experience has shaped your professional self and career?

It was an introduction…


The entrepreneurship portfolio at Monash Business School has today announced Superseed Ventures as a delivery partner for the Fastrack program in 2022.

The partnership sees Superseed Ventures, a CVC fund and venture studio attached to the Reece Group, join the delivery team alongside Hypershift Systems, a Silicon Valley based platform…


“Customer research is key, iteration is king, respect your colleagues’ perspectives and contributions.”

Job title:

Product Owner — Latitude Financial Services

What year did you participate in the Fastrack program?

2017

What problem did your team tackle and what was your solution?

How to help small business owners grow their businesses. Our solution was an online platform connecting small business owners with mentors. …


“Never ever underestimate teams of uni students.”

Job title:

Research Officer, Centre for Family Research and Evaluation

What year did you participate in the Fastrack program?

2016

What problem did your team tackle and what was your solution?

How might we ensure that all clients of community legal centres (CLCs) receive the best quality service, irrespective of their location? Our solution: Handover, an online referral system to improve access to services, minimise client distress, and save the sector $1.2…


“The Fastrack experience taught me how to solve real-world problems, the type that textbooks and theory just can’t help you untangle.”

Job title:

Project and policy officer, Department of Premier and Cabinet

What year did you participate in the Fastrack program?

2017

What problem did your team tackle and what was your solution?

We worked with Fitzroy Legal Service to improve the efficiency of their volunteer-led Night Service, which provides free legal advice for people in the Fitzroy area who are experiencing disadvantage. …


“The confidence and focus I built as a result of Fastrack has been a bedrock as I’ve navigated my career since that time.”

Job title:

Service Design Lead — City of Melbourne

What year did you participate in the Fastrack program?

2016

What problem did your team tackle and what was your solution?

Our problem was ‘Wealth building for women’. Our solution was ‘Honey’ an EFT investment app that was geared toward females — enabling them to learn from others, set goals, see their progress.

Reflecting back on your Fastrack experience now, what about the experience has shaped your professional self and career today?

Fastrack provided an opportunity to collaborate with a fantastically diverse…


Friday 21st May 2021

1. Team Cyrcle

Fastrack team page: fastrackatmonash.com/team-cyrcle

How might we redesign product consumption & waste management systems for consumers & households so that it is more convenient and help them produce net-zero waste?

[Progress between Workshop 3.1 + Workshop 3.2]

  • This week, the team finalised their webpage and delivered…

Friday 14th May 2021

Workshop 3.1: the Fastrack start-ups took a trip out of the classroom and into the offices at Amazon Web Services to hear about prototyping methods, the history and the growth of Amazon. Each team presented their current prototyping approach with their solution, received feedback from prototyping…

Monash Entrepreneurship Portfolio

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