A new global tech unicorn has chosen Victoria to open its Oceania office, bringing new jobs and opportunities for Victorian universities and graduates.
Data from global investment consultant fDi Markets shows Victoria attracted $8.1 billion in overseas investment in 2021-22, well ahead of New South Wales ($6.1 billion) and Western Australia ($5.8 billion).
A critical minerals startup, Magnium Australia is conducting a groundbreaking feasibility study that could lead to the world’s first net-zero magnesium foundry being built in Victoria with technology developed by the CSIRO.
A Pandemic Therapeutics Centre will be established in Melbourne to rapidly develop new life-saving treatments, further expanding on Melbourne’s reputation as a global leader in medical research.
Renowned US-based e-commerce innovator Fanplayr has chosen Melbourne to open its Asia Pacific headquarters, which will create highly skilled jobs in the state’s thriving tech sector.