Co-founder, Chief Innovation Officer

Joel Foster

Joel leads the product strategy and development for Foster Moore.

Joel’s vision for Foster Moore has seen the creation of Verne® and the earlier product, Catalyst®  and other ground-breaking innovations.

Joel (along with Chuck Moore) took the reins of Jarin Consulting in 2007 and transformed it into Foster Moore. Throughout this time, he has guided the company as it grew to be the world leader in registry design and operation. Joel was the Chief Executive Officer of the company until April 2021 when he moved to focus on product.

Before forming Foster Moore, Joel led teams that designed and developed, custom-built application solutions for many blue-chip New Zealand corporations. Joel holds a Bachelor of Information Science from Massey University and has attended leadership programmes at the MIT Sloan School of Management.


Joel Foster