A unicorn is a start-up company valued at over $1 billion. Finland has its own unicorn and its none other than Supercell. We had the pleasure to speak with Ilkka Paananen few weeks back.
According to VentureBeat, there were 229 unicorns as of January 2016. The largest unicorns included Uber, Xiaomi, Airbnb, Palantir, Snapchat, Dropbox and Pinterest. As of October 2015, Uber was valued by Fortune at US$51 billion.
Are you dreaming of a Unicorn?
– How to find the right players and perform like a winning team in the Olympics?
– How they do it in the Silicon Valley?
Join AVP in a workshop by Ray Lindberg. Ray is a serial entrepreneur that has been involved in several startups, experienced bankrupcy process, at the moment owns and operates his own startup and a consultancy company. He has got deep insight also in the startup world in Silicon Valley and have discussed with many of most potential unicorn companies where several Finnish people are in the leading teams.
Ray will go through and discuss about what it takes to “go big” and there will be an extra focus on following topics – team, networks and mission.
See you on Wendesday 1pm at AVP Space, TUAS-building 2nd floor!