Our Team


Sue Hogan | Program Manager

Sue brings over 25 years’ industry experience in marketing, events and innovation to SBE Australia. Prior to joining us, she spent six years as the General Manager of Innovation Bay, a key network for Australian-based technology entrepreneurs. There, she produced popular programs and sell-out events aimed to help tech startups succeed. 

Sue is excited to be part of the SBE Australia team, and is looking forward to developing new programs that contribute to the support of female founders—helping them build bigger, better and more sustainable businesses. 


Emmelie Stapel I Business Operations and Partnerships Manager

Emmelie is a driven business developer with a passion for digital innovation. With a background in working for accelerator programs in the Netherlands in the fields of web & mobile, smart energy, digital health and A.I. she is excited to be part of the startup ecosystem here in Australia and keen to work on programs at SBE Australia that contribute to the support of female founders and the creation of sustainable businesses. 

In prior roles, Emmelie has helped expand business' into new international markets, execute new business strategies and built strong strategic partnerships connecting corporates and startups to drive innovation. 


Rosie Green I Events and Program Manager

Rosie is a recent addition to the SBE Australia team, joining us in March 2018. Rosie’s experience lies in event and program management in business and entrepreneurial support and grant funding programs. She is passionate about creating meaningful experiences through the events she is involved in. Rosie has spent her most recent years supporting connections between the Australian start-up, innovation and business community and enabling support networks and promoting a portfolio of companies set to commercialise their products and services.