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The New Frontier for Kiwi Tech Firms Is Colombia. Yes, Colombia

  • New Zealand Firm PikPok can’t find staff it needs locally
  • Government mulling plans to improve pipeline of tech skills

When New Zealand games developer PikPok decided to expand, it headed to South America.

The company, known for tongue-in-cheek mobile apps like Super Monsters Ate My Condo and zombie shooter Into the Dead, purchased a studio in Medellin, Colombia, because it couldn’t find the necessary talent at home.