Co-founder of PledgeMe (New Zealand)
Anna Guenther is the co-founder and Chief Bubble Blower of PledgeMe, New Zealand's first crowdfunding platform. Since launching 5 years ago, over 1,100 creative, community and entrepreneurial projects have met their goals and over $15million has been pledged through PledgeMe. Anna has also worked for the New Zealand Government, MIT and Harvard, and completed her Masters in Entrepreneurship with a focus on crowdfunding.
In her day job, she focusses on building the crowdfunding community in New Zealand. In her spare time she co-instigated a crowdsourced list of inspiring women in NZ (bit.ly/inspiringwomennz), and co-created Women Who Get Sh*t Done, an unconference for women.