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Dara Gill and Kim Fai Kok

Dara will step in as our external General Counsel and support us with all things legal, and Kim Fai will come in as Communications Advisor to help lay the foundations for our PR & Communications strategy as we’re accelerating towards our next phase of growth. …

Product-led growth is a trend spanning across verticals (image by author)

LogMeIn went public in 2012, in what many perceive as the first B2B SaaS IPO with a true product-led growth model. This triggered a mindset change in B2B SaaS — changing the perception of the old-school “Oracle” top-down enterprise sales playbook (a dark time in tech history where almost all…

By this point we at Validio have spoken with over 100 data teams — from early-stage startups to fast-growing scaleups and large corporations revamping their data strategies to reflect the new reality they operate in. Most of the companies that we’ve interacted with have modern data teams with engineering-led decision-making…

There are some startups, such as Deepmind and OpenAI, that have had research as an absolute core part of their organization from the getgo and have become successful in their own ways (e.g. getting acquired by Google or pivoting towards a more commercial framework by offering massive AI models such…

In a survey by O’Reilly from 2019, 26% of the respondents with a mature machine learning practice stated poor data quality as the nr 1 bottleneck holding them back from further AI/ML adoption.

The accelerated digitalization and our ever-increasing appetite for and generation of data fuelled a lot of development in the Data + ML landscape in 2020. As companies have started to reap the benefits of the last few years’ predictive analytics and ML initiatives, they clearly show a healthy appetite for…

Oliver Molander

Co-founder at Validio and early-stage tech investor at J12 Ventures. Preaching about the realities & possibilities of ML & Data. Former Google. Current Moomin.

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