#GEN2021

The Shazam story, and the ingredients for global success {in English}

Sep 9, 2021 | 3:40 PM CEST - 4:20 PM CEST

Description

Dhiraj tells the origin story of Shazam, starting with four friends and an idea and ending with over one billion downloads and a sale to Apple in 2018. He describes the roller-coaster ride of raising tens of millions of dollars of venture capital funding and the events which brought Shazam to the brink of bankruptcy. Along the way, he shares his insights and lessons learned about innovation, surviving crises, and scaling a business on a global scale. He also reveals the key trends he is investing in and his thoughts on how to predict the future by building it.

Thematic

Entrepreneurship & Digital transformation

Presented by

Suggested Sessions