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INTERVIEW: “Risk and rewards are two sides of the same coin” – DueDil CEO

Aiming to become a Bloomberg for private companies DueDil wants to make all companies’ information available for lead generation and due diligence. Here, CEO and founder Damian Kimmelman talks about selling into corporates and building software-as-a-service in the UK. www.duedil.com @duedil ¤ What is DueDil's mission? The idea was always to contextualise the world's private company information. Who we serve has shifted. Where we had really served a lot of SMEs, we now exclusively...

Read More01 Jul 16
INTERVIEW: “Most-broken part of financial services is retail banking” – Azimo And Tandem Founder Michael Kent

Having previously founded remittance service Small World FS, Michael Kent decided to bring digital to the centre of financial services, launching money transfer startup Azimo and, more recently, challenger bank Tandem. Here he talks about how financial incumbents are failing to adapt to digital and Azimo’s relationship with Japanese giant Rakuten. azimo.com @Azimo   ¤ How well have incumbent money transfer services adapted to digital? Western Union pushed it for 10 years and they're...

Read More31 May 16
INTERVIEW: Century Tech Talks Repairing Tech’s Reputation In Education

 Education is one of the biggest industries in the world, but with its reliance on interpersonal human reaction and close alliance with government, it is slow to react to tech changes. This is slowly beginning to change though, particularly in the application of big data and machine learning. Here Priya Lakhani, CEO and founder of Century Tech, a start up preparing to launch in the space discusses these challenges and future of edtech.  www.century.tech ¤ What is Century Tech? Century...

Read More20 May 16
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