Yet another unicorn co-founded by an Estonian, ID.me, strengthens Estonia’s position as a world leader in unicorn production
Just a few weeks later, yet another technology company co-founded by an Estonian, ID.me, also reached billion dollar valuation and unicorn status, strengthening Estonia’s position as the world’s most successful unicorn factory.
To build a unicorn, having an Estonian on board seems to bring good luck – so now you know, where to find the unicorn builders.
Charlie Munger: “If you go to a little country like Estonia, the whole damn country is on the internet and it’s a very good idea.”
Talking about success, we shouldn’t underestimate Estonia’s remarkable digitalization… and the fact that digital state services are considered almost a human right in Estonia. Even Charlie Munger, an American billionaire investor and businessman, the right-hand man of Warren Buffett, said at 2021 Daily Journal Annual Meeting: “If you go to a little country like Estonia, the whole damn country is on the internet and it’s a very good idea.”
Estonian-founded Skeleton Technologies to enter Asian automotive market: strategic cooperation with and substantial investment from Marubeni
We are sure that Estonians are not yet done with building unicorns. One of Estonia’s soon-to-be unicorns, Skeleton Technologies (a Global Cleantech 100 company and the largest European manufacturer of ultracapacitors) and Marubeni Corporation, one of Japan’s largest conglomerates, signed a strategic cooperation agreement to support commercial scale-up and customer acquisition for Skeleton’s ultracapacitors (also known as SuperBattery) in the Asian automotive sector, with a strong focus on electrified vehicles and hydrogen-based transportation.
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