What never grows old? The burning desire of youth to reinvent the world.
Forbes published the 30 under 30 list, featuring 300 young disruptors across a diverse list of categories, including entertainment, finance and technology in Europe. 3 Nordic founders made it to the list in Retail and e-Commerce category.
Meet the 3 30 under 30 founders from the Nordics:
Iiro Kormi, co-founder Zadaa, a platform for connecting various pickup spots from different logistics companies to one major worldwide delivery network. Last year the company served over 150 000consumers mostly from Denmark and Finland, who have sold clothes and accessories for over 2 million euros. In the future, Iiro and his team plan to connect wardrobes around the world and create a large universal shopping portal, where everyone can sell from their own boutiques using a fast and reliable logistics system.
Joonas Ahola, co-founder MeetingPackage, a global marketplace and booking engine for meeting rooms and event venues. The platform lists over 250 000 meeting rooms with venue partners in 120 countries. MeetingPackage raised $3.2 million since its founding in 2014 and secured a partnership with one of the largest travel firms Carlson Wagonlit Travel.
Gulnaz Khusainova, founder Easysize, a platform for more sustainable fashion e-commernce, which uses real-time machine learning to accurately predict which item a customer will return or not. Easysize raised two rounds of funding, with notable participation by Fashion Capital Partners and Nicolas Santi-Weil, founder of The Kooples, opened offices across Europe and plans to expand further to the Asian market.