Local Investment Manager supports Youth Innovators Program


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21 September 2018 – Menninger Capital today proudly announced that it will be the Major Sponsor of the Coderdojo program launching in Townsville, delivered by InnovateNQ.

Menninger Capital is a global Investment Fund Manager headquartered in Townsville, Australia.

“Our objective is to partner with leading organisations, such as InnovateNQ to create opportunities for young people in our local community. By donating computer equipment Townsville youth will be able to gain experience and exposure to new coding skills” said Mr. Matthew Smith, Chief Executive & Founder of Menninger Capital.

Menninger Capital’s Corporate Social Responsibility strategy is aimed at reducing our investee companies impact on the environment, supporting their local community groups and creating opportunities for youth to gain experience in and exposure to new skills and technologies.

“Fundamentally we’re investment managers. This donation is a meaningful investment in the youth of the Townsville region. Our region will benefit from keeping the youth at the forefront of innovative technologies. We encourage parents to get their kids into this free program” said Mr. Christopher Rockemer, Chief Operating Officer of Menninger Capital.

Coderdojo is a global movement of volunteer-led, community-based programming clubs for young people. Aimed at kids aged 7-17, Dojo iNQ is a place where kids can learn to code, build a website, create an app or a game, and explore technology in an informal, creative and social environment.

iNQ is North Queensland's premier "Innovation Centre". We foster collaboration amongst a community of like-minded, passionate people with the aim of becoming the driving force behind the growth and success of North Queensland’s startup ecosystem.

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Menninger manages exclusive global investment funds for private groups of investment partners who share our unequivocal long term value investment philosophy. Menninger is driven by passion to be a partner of world class businesses and its corporate advisory capabilities complement its investment management activities. As a partner, we act in a constructive manner to support management teams and boards in creating long lasting shareholder value.

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