Entrepreneurship Story VT 2021

Listen to a series of inspritational talks where succesful entrepreneurs share their entreprenerurship stories and how their companies have been impacted by technology. In collaboration with Stargrind.

Heaven Bereket, EU Regional Director Gebeya Inc and founder of Bambino Foundation

Grit is necessary to succeed as an entrepreneur - Entrepreneurship Story with Heaven Berket, EU Regional Director Gebeya Inc and founder of Bambino Foundation. Create leeway with the help of others and make sure you know how to sell and that you create the grit needed to get the job done! Cryptotrader, talent hunter, global inspirer and philanthropist Heanven Berket is an entrepreneur that makes a difference. As a founder of Bambino Foundation Heaven is part of ensuring free medical care and education for children in Africca. She also opens door for tech talents in Africa as a partner in Gebeya, a company that works to strengthen Africa's talent pool in tech. To get money into her activities she trades in cryptocurrencies, at develop solutions that improve the economic conditions for people in poor countries and is active in the startup industry. For Heaven managing lots of different professional activities is not difficult as long as she do what is naturally fun for her with a sustainability plan of grit. As a manager, she puts a lot of energy into creating a good corporate culture to make her businesses last. Efforts that together with her inspirational spirit awarded her the second place on the list of Future Female Leaders 2020.

Entrepreneurship Story is a seminar serie initiated by Stargrind that is organised in collaboration with Uppsala municipality, Uppsala University, EIT Health, Uppsala Rotary club and Entreprenörstaden Uppsala. Stargrind is an NGO founded to democratize tech entrepreneurship and empower tech talents.

Kasper Sonesson founder and CEO at Shaigoo Limited

Kasper Sonesson is founder and CEO of Shaigoo Limited. Shaigoo has three subsidiary business, the product sourcing and supply-chain Agencies Shaigoo Studios and Shaigoo Care(PPE and Medical Products). Also, Shaigoo owns the Lifestyle Brand Kasper Maison. Borned and raised in Sweden, Kasper is now based in Asia since 2015.

Entrepreneurship Story is a seminar serie initiated by Stargrind that is organised in collaboration with Uppsala municipality, Uppsala University, EIT Health, Uppsala Rotary club and Entreprenörstaden Uppsala. Stargrind is an NGO founded to democratize tech entrepreneurship and empower tech talents.

Lennart Sör founder and CEO at Optima Planta

Lennart Sör, founder and CEO at Optima Planta, shares his entrepreneurship journey. A journey based on an idea of ​​how to mathematically optimize cultivation via artificial intelligence (AI) into a product and a growing greentech company. Optima plant is based on a high tech developed cultivation boxes that give the plant unique opportunities to grow. The method means that its possible to save up to 99% water compared to traditional cultivation, and that one can cultivate completely without pesticides. With the boxes, anyone can grow anywhere at any time.

Entrepreneurship Story is a seminar serie initiated by Stargrind that is organised in collaboration with Uppsala municipality, Uppsala University, EIT Health, Uppsala Rotary club and Entreprenörstaden Uppsala. Stargrind is an NGO founded to democratize tech entrepreneurship and empower tech talents.

Last modified: 2021-08-16