Michael Fishman

Country: Israel

Position: CEO

Organization: InsightCat

How to grow a unicorn

Michael is a serial entrepreneur from Israel, who led multiple tech teams and companies to success. In 2020 Michael founded InsightCat – one of the fastest growing and most promising startups in Israel, which grew in Amazon (AWS) accelerator.
Over the last years, Michael joined two companies at very early stage, building everything from scratch to a unicorn stage – SentinelOne (IPOed this year) and Rapyd (10xUnicorn, the highest valuation among Israeli startups). In 2014 Michael co-founded SoftBet, which was sold to 888.com two years later. In 2008 Michael led tech activities at SBtech, nowadays one of the largest gambling companies in the world (part of DraftKings today).

Speech Overview:
During his career Michael consulted for Symantec, Fiverr, Bank of Israel, CA and other world’s best companies.
We are going to talk about starting and leading a unicorn company, from day 1 to the day when you ring the NASDAQ bell. All the hot topics aspects – fundraising, storytelling, structuring, tactical and strategics planning, architecture decisions, building great teams, and, of course, the technical aspects, as they are the key to build a modern company. We also going to allocate some time for beer, networking and Q&A.