Mitchell Pham is a Vietnamese-Kiwi business & social entrepreneur. He is the Co-founder, Director and head of Sales & Marketing of the Augen Software Group in New Zealand, as well as Chairman & Director of their operation in Vietnam. He has made immense contributions to the technology sector in New Zealand and NZ-Asia relations.
In the government sector, Mitchell currently serves as a trustee of the Asia New Zealand Foundation and an advisor at the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE).
In the health & social services sector, Mitchell serves as chair of the NZ Technology Industry Association (NZTech) and the NZ Financial Innovation & Technology Association (FinTechNZ). He is a trustee of the Auckland Refugee Family Trust (ARFT), the Foundation for Social Responsibility NZ (FOStR-NZ), an advisor at the Asia New Zealand Foundation, and board member of Health Informatics New Zealand (HiNZ).
In the business sector, Mitchell is a New Zealand Trade & Enterprise (NZTE) Beachheads Advisor in technology business for South East Asia, involved with the Ethnic People In Commerce (EPICNZ) network, the Asian Leaders (NZAL) forum, and the Superdiversity Centre. He is also a member of the Strategic Alliance Vietnamese Ventures International (SAVVi) network, and an Executive of the global Vietnamese diaspora business network (BAOOV).
Mitchell also co-founded Kiwi Connection Hub, Smarts Links Swiss, Lina.review, NZ Health IT Cluster (NZHIT) and the Global InsurTech Alliance (GITA),
Internationally, he has been recognised in leadership as an Asia 21 Fellow of the Asia Society, and a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.