Steve Baxter is one of Australia’s most successful tech entrepreneurs. In 2001, Steve launched his second start-up, PIPE Networks, which he sold eight years later for $373 million. Steve also spent a year working with Google in California in 2008, leading a project to deliver high-speed telecommunications systems across North America. In recent years Steve Baxter has become a major early-stage investor in Australian start-ups. He is founder of River City Labs, a leading co-working community and start-up hub to grow the entrepreneurial scene in Queensland, and is the ‘shark’ on Network Ten’s competitive reality show, Shark Tank Australia.