When it comes to payments, the COVID-19 pandemic became a massive change accelerator.

…And be prepared for the next pandemia.

“You can’t fight a virus if you don’t know where it is.” — World Health Organization director general, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

As the Corona virus keeps spreading around the world, governments are increasingly looking to use location data to manage COVID-19, while expanding nation-wide testing. Under immense pressure countries are forced to implement emergency measures deploying national virus tracking apps, which are often built overnight in a desperate attempt to flatten the curve. This raises massive security concerns and scepticism about their effectiveness among privacy advocates.

Every great visionary has a mentor at some point along the road and mentorship is considered a critical foundational component for building a succesful startup.

I co-founded the EU top 50 , with the mission to empower European founders who are…

“If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” — Isaac Newton

A few years ago I was responsible for recruiting and supporting a community of 1200 + successful millennial entrepreneurs at the Kairos Society. The top 25 Kairos Companies have collectively raised over $500mm in investment capital, with a market cap of over $3bn. Every year, Kairos would invite their global community to an exclusive summit at the New York Stock Exchange, where these startups would connect with influential government leaders, investors, and Fortune 500’s top executives. …

“Did you know that 7 out of 10 people in Tajikistan are struggling with power outages each day? ” — Joanna Maraszek, mentee Lean in STEM (www.leaninstem.pl)

“If we help…

  1. Emmanuel Noah, Co-founder, BenBen (age 23, Ghana)


Karolina Stawinska

Head of Partnerships at Hypelabs, Co-Founder & Head of Talent, Glowfly ❤ Globetrotter. Unicorn Recruiter. Addicted to finding talent ❤

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