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Despite being the fifth largest economy in the world, France currently sits at 20th place in the digital field. This means that the existing educational system is not equipped to train talent in these now technologies which the jobs of tomorrow will mostly involve. Florian Bucher, Xavier Niel, Nicolas Sadirac …
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This week we are really excited to be joined by Adrien Nussenbaum from French startup Mirakl, the global leader in ecommerce marketplace platforms. Mirakl has offices in Paris, London, Munich and Boston, assisting customers across 4 continents, this is definitely one startup to watch.   First can you tell us …
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This weeks Tech Rockstar is serial Entrepreneur Daniel Marhely, founder of Deezer and Co-Founder and Investor of new Paris based startup GET. Having left school at 16 to focus on working in the world of web and tech, Daniel quickly made a name for himself on the French startup scene. Always …

The tech startup scene is new to Qatar, but a few notable startups are starting to come out of Doha. One of these is Meddy, a platform to find the best doctors in your area based on reviews and credentials. Co-Founder Haris Aghadi told us about their company, and some …
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We’ve been covering tech and talent in Tallinn over the last couple of weeks. But what is it like to live and work in Tallinn? We spoke to Sergei Ledvanov, a product engineer at TransferWise to hear about life at one of the world’s top fintech companies as well as …
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Next in our series of Estonian movers and shakers is René Lasseron. He filled us in on life as the CTO of Fundwise – the first equity crowdfunding platform in the Baltics.   First can you tell us a bit about your job? What Fundwise do? Fundwise is the first equity crowdfunding …
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This week we are thrilled to be joined by Estonian entrepreneur Kei Karlson, from GoWorkaBit. First can you tell us a bit about your job?  What does your company do? GoWorkaBit is a online platform that connects companies who need extra-staff for short periods of time for entry level positions. …
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Sorry as a Service are increasing customer engagement, loyalty and retention by delivering personalised treats and surprises through the post. These surprises can come on the form of cards, chocolate, biscuits or flowers, to name a few. We spoke to Sorry as a Service’s CTO and Co-founder Siim to find …
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Next up we spoke to Henn Ruukel, Co-founder and CEO of Fleep, a messaging app which is email compatible and promises to simplify communication. The idea came to Henn while he was at Skype, and Fleep has everything Skype was lacking, plus more…   1. First can you tell us …
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To kick off our series on the Estonian startup scene we caught up with Rein Lemberpuu, founder of Contriber. Contriber is a startup that helps other startups prosper by building services and workspaces for Estonia’s top businesses. Rein’s journey is an interesting one, and one that’s going to hugely impact other …