Leadership Team
Jesse Teat, Director and Electronics engineer at Tussock Innovation
Jesse Teat
Chief Executive Officer

MSc Electronics, University of Otago

jesse@tussockinnovation.com | Phone: +64 21 539 233

With a background in contract electronics design and manufacturing, Jesse has more than eight years of professional PCB design experience.

Jesse brings extensive knowledge in new product development, and wireless communication technologies to the Tussock Innovation team.

Mark Butler, Director and Software Engineer at Tussock Innovation
Mark Butler
Chief Technology Officer

MSc Electronics, University of Otago

mark@tussockinnovation.com | Phone: +64 27 464 5148

Mark is an experienced software developer with a diverse skillset ranging from mobile application development to firmware engineering.

From animal tracking tags to gas fireplace controllers, Mark has a wealth of experience in developing internet connected products, and the systems that revolve around them.

Mark Butler, Director and Software Engineer at Tussock Innovation
Mike Horne
Director

A partner in accounting firm Deloitte, Mike is an experienced business advisor and is a board member of several leading NZ technology companies.

Mike's focus is on growing and improving businesses and their financial performance. From early stage ventures to significant commercial entities, he brings significant experience advising business in all stages of growth on a range of issues.