Te Aka Matua

IndigiShare’s pakihi education platform

Kia mau ki te aka matua

Get your pakihi, investment-ready

Introducing Te Aka Matua, IndigiShare’s learning hub designed specifically for Pakihi Māori (Māori businesses).

Are you a Māori business owner looking to take your enterprise to the next level through capital investment? Our specialised course is tailored to meet your unique needs and empower you to make informed decisions regarding investment opportunities.

Unlock the potential of your pakihi aspirations and understand the capital investment landscape, and take steps towards securing a prosperous future for your whānau and generations to come.


Te Aka Matua understands the needs of pakihi Māori and applies a tikanga-centered approach to growth and investment.

Expert guidance

Learn from industry experts, pakihi mentors, and financial advisors with a deep understanding of the small business ecosystem in Aotearoa.

Suitable for all pakihi

Whether you’re just starting out, or are an established business or a startup, this course is designed to cater to all levels of experience and business sizes.

Interactive modules

Gain practical insights and strategies to identify, attract, and effectively utilise pūtea that aligns with your goals through interactive modules and case studies.


As part of the programme, you will connect with our vibrant community of Māori business owners, investors, and mentors to expand your professional network.


Be recognised as a Te Aka Matua graduate and effectively communicate your investment readiness to potential funders and investors.

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