Lars Rasmussen


Design start-up Canva raises $3 million after kitesurfing in Hawaii

3:15AM | Wednesday, 20 March 2013 |  Sydney-based start-up Canva has raised $3 million from a host of high-profile investors, including Bill Tai and Lars Rasmussen, after attending Tai’s kitesurfing camp in Hawaii.

Google Mapping a way to the top

9:20PM | Thursday, 8 September 2011 |  Lars Rasmussen confesses that he doesn’t have much of a sense of direction. But that didn’t stop him creating Google Maps, one of the world’s leading tech success stories of the past decade. Here are some of his pearls of wisdom.

Aussie tech start-up scene in good shape: Google Maps founder

8:57PM | Thursday, 25 August 2011 |  Australia is well placed to produce some of the world’s leading tech start-ups in the coming years, according to the founder of Google Maps.