WEBIT Founders Games
January 19, 2024
Webit Foundation was hosting its Founders Games Grand finals in Davos. The 14th Webit Grand Final was one of the most anticipated events for investors, innovators and media in Davos. 12 esteemed global growth companies showcased their impactful solutions and resilient business ventures. Founders Games Finalists were selected from over 4500 companies from 150 countries. They have endured the test of the collective intelligence of 250+ investors and late-stage VC representatives in 5 rounds of selection and made it to the Grand Finals.
The event had a waiting list that exceeded 2,800 guests. Representatives from BlackRock ($9 trillion under management), Mercer ($16.45 trillion as a consultant and $379 billion under management), media including the editors-in-chief of Fortune, the Wall Street Journal, CNN's Richard Quest and many others witnessed the selection of the most successful, sustainable and influential entrepreneur in the world for 2023.
The Prime Minister of Bulgaria Academician Nikolay Denkov was also among the special guest at the event, as well as the Minister of Finance Assen Vassilev, the member of the European Union Eva Maydel and others.
The jury favorites were the companies BeeHero, with a check of 600'000 BGN, and inHeart, with a check of 400'000 BGN.
All of them have received checks, and after passing an additional stage of due diligence, their investment may increase.
Rich Nuzum from Mercer, Oliver Holle from Speedinvest, Nityen Lal from ICOS Capital, Adam Niewinski from OTB Ventures, Omar Al Yawer from Ruya Partners, Renee Niemi from Mighty Capital, Karen McCormick from Beringea, Alexander “Sasha” Galitsky from Almaz Capital, Bakhrom Ibrahimov from Molten, Clemente Francavilla from Plug & Play were part of the All-Star investors jury panel.
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