“The coronavirus pandemic has changed the world. Society is adjusting, priorities are shifting, and companies are transforming too — that also goes for the European startup ecosystem. Sectors such as consumer health, education, remote working, ecommerce and logistics (to name just a few) might never be the same again. A few months ago we asked you, our readers, to nominate who you thought were the ‘pioneers’ of the European startup world, those at the forefront of seismic change.
We didn’t want the big-name VCs or the founders of well-known unicorns. We wanted to highlight the new founders, those taking wild risks and those trying to reshape society.” - Connor Bilboe and Isabel Woodford, Sifted