Endeavor, the esteemed non-profit organization uniting tech entrepreneurs worldwide, has officially commenced its operations in Poland. The launch event, held on September 27, marked a significant milestone, providing founders with access to a global community of entrepreneurs, mentors, and investors. Endeavor targets rapidly growing tech companies (scale-ups) valued at over $100 million and harboring global development ambitions.
🔷 Networking The launch event featured a dynamic networking cocktail hosting nearly 180 key players in the tech ecosystem. This created a vibrant environment conducive to forging connections and collaborations.
🔶 Insights from Visionary Leaders: Bartosz Lipnicki, Managing Director of Endeavor Poland, along with esteemed founding board members such as Wiktor Schmidt (Netguru), Marcin Żukowski (Snowflake), Daniel Surmacz (RTB House), and others, shared their insights and commitment to building a robust ecosystem for rapidly growing tech companies.
🌍 Endeavor’s Global Impact: With a presence in 41 markets, Endeavor has collaborated with 2,100+ entrepreneurs from 1,300+ companies across continents. The organization has played a pivotal role in creating over 3 million jobs and supporting founders who, in turn, mentor and invest in the next generation of entrepreneurs.
🔗 Building a Strong Tech Ecosystem: As the 41st market for Endeavor, Poland aims to collaborate with tech companies poised for rapid scaling. The launch event provided insights into the selection process and the strategic support offered to entrepreneurs, including a global network, mentorship, and access to markets and capital.
Quotes from Visionaries:
- Bartosz Lipnicki, Managing Director, Endeavor Poland: “We want to build a strong ecosystem for rapidly growing tech companies and inspire and support entrepreneurs with global ambitions.”
- Linda Rottenberg, Co-founder and CEO, Endeavor: “We are excited to bring the Endeavor model to Poland. With the support of a dedicated local board and access to the global Endeavor network, we aim to have a significant impact on the entrepreneurship ecosystem in Poland.”
As Endeavor Poland embarks on this transformative journey, it remains committed to driving innovation, fostering entrepreneurship, and contributing to the growth of the Polish tech ecosystem.