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Scott Farquhar


Mr. Scott Farquhar is a Co-Founder of Atlassian and also serves its Co-Chief Executive Officer and Board Member. He was Director at RedBalloon. In 2002, he and co-founder and co-CEO Mr. Mike Cannon-Brookes started Atlassian straight out of university with a $10,000 credit card. Today, Atlassian, with its unique disruptive enterprise software business model - where best-in-class collaborative software products are sold online at competitive, transparent prices - is an award-winning company that counts 85 of the Fortune 100 companies among its global customer base. he was named the 'Australian IT Professional of the Year' in 2004, and with Cannon-Brookes was the youngest honoree to receive the 'Australian Entrepreneur of the Year' by Ernst & Young in 2006. He was honored with the Corporate Social Responsibility Award in 2011 by the Young Presidents' Organization (YPO). A widely sought-after keynote speaker at conferences and events around the globe, he loves encouraging budding entrepreneurs, mentoring women through the Australian Business Women's mentoring program, and sharing his knowledge and experiences with university groups. He is an investor in the Blackbird VC fund focused on growing Aussie-based startups into worldwide ventures. He graduated from the University of New South Wales in 2003 with a bachelor's degree in Business Information Technology. He is a member of YPO and the Australian School of Business Alumni Leaders Network. He is also an Angel Investor.

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Sydney, New South Wales
  • Australia

Scott Farquhar Investments (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
1Password 14-Nov-2019 Later Stage VC 00000 Application Software Profitable 00000 00000000
0000000 10-Apr-2017 0000 00000 000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
0000000000000 17-Oct-2016 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
0000000000000 22-Sep-2015 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
0000000000000 18-Nov-2014 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
SafetyCulture 28-Nov-2013 Seed Round 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Ninja Blocks 01-Jan-2012 Seed Round Wireless Communications Equipment Bankruptcy: Liquidation 00000 00000000
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Scott Farquhar Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00000 000000 15-May-2015 0000000000: 000000 Completed
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Scott Farquhar Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Scott Farquhar Angel Investor 00 0 Sydney, Australia

Scott Farquhar Co-Investors (14)

Name With Exits Lead Partner
Blackbird Ventures 2 0
Accel 0 0
Index Ventures 0 0
Slack (US) 0 0
Startmate 0 0
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