YiA Judges

Alex McCall

Nude Greens

An Otumoetai College grad whom has been moving and shaking the innovation world of Aoetaroa and beyond for the past 5 years.

Alex McCall hails from Tauranga and is a multiple tech startup founder with deep experience across fintech, conservation, education and virtual reality. By getting out there and giving it a go, these projects have taught him a lot about innovation and entrepreneurship. With a background in earth sciences he has now come full circle on his pathway to believe that healthy soil creates healthy food and from this healthy humans. His latest venture Nude Greens aims to deliver nutrient dense food to kiwi tables in a way that is better for the people and the planet. Alex believes that New Zealand has the ability to be a global leader for innovation, technology and social entrepreneurship.