2017 Fast Facts:

New Zealand tech sector overview

Top 200 NZ Technology Companies (TIN200) 2017

Revenue – 7.9% Growth


2016
$9.276B
2017
$10.008B

Employees – 11.1% Growth


2016
39,085
2017
43,437

Exports – 8.5% Growth


2016
$6.769B
2017
$7.345B


Revenue by Primary Sector 2017

    Revenue Growth – 2016 vs 2017


    TIN200
    Companies

    $100B

    7.9%

    High-Tech
    Manufacturing

    $0M

    3.8%

    ICT


    $0M

    13.9%

    Biotech


    $100M

    19.9%

    Regional Revenue Growth

    Map of New Zealand Export Revenue

    Auckland


    $0M

    5.0%


    South Island


    $0M

    11.8%

    Wellington


    $0M

    10.5%


    Hamilton


    $0M

    21.7%

    Central


    $100M

    5.7%


    Map of New Zealand Export Revenue

    company sizes are growing rapidly

    21% now have annual revenues exceeding $50m


    Technology is NZ’s 3rd largest export sector


    Highest growth sectors

    FinTech
    48.5%

    Digital Media 32.5%

    record year for investment – 2016


    Foreign Investment


    0%
    increase in the past year in early stage technology companies

    record capital raise


    $100B
    raised by funds for NZ private equity & venture capital investment

    Key Markets


      In total, the New Zealand Technology Sector

      Contributes

      $100B
      of national GDP*

      consists of

      100
      firms*

      employing

      100
      workers*

      *Digital Nation New Zealand: From Tech Sector to Digital Nation, NZ Technology Industry Association (June 2016)