SentiOne’s AI-powered, multi-channel customer automation solution is relied on by over 350 brands in more than thirty markets around the globe, including Procter&Gamble, McDonald’s, Nike, Unilever, Beiersdorf, and Tesco, among others. Last year, the company pushed past $2.1M in revenue and is currently on target to hit at least $3.5M, in spite of COVID-19.
Last month, we chatted with Cristobal to get his take on investing in our corner of the world. This week, we return with Part II to discuss how new investors can get their foot in the door, what the “bad apples” look like (and how to deal with them), and European market trends.
Since 2012, when Startup Wise Guys was founded in tech-savvy Estonia, the company has invested in more than 185 early-stage startups (incl. dynamos VitalFields, StepShot & Sorry As A Service) run by over 400 founders originating from more than 40 countries. Cristobal Alonso has been with the private fund and accelerator from the very start.
Prime Bit Games is an indie creator and publisher of mobile, computer & console games based in Rzeszów, Poland. CEO & Founder Michał Reczkowicz has over 30 titles under his belt and a slew of white label projects for major corporate names.
We caught up with Ahmad Piraiee to discuss how startups should think about scaling West, the impact of the Polish Development Fund on the market, and the future of the Polish ecosystem.
Querona is a groundbreaking virtualization platform that can integrate data from 128+ types of sources using Big Data analytics. The 50-person team has written over 626,300 lines of code, and the platform now runs 1 million automated tests daily.
Greg Swierad founded SkillMentor roughly three years ago, and since then has been laser-focused on developing the app into what he hopes will be the world’s premiere personal development tool.