Elias Aalto talks about the early days of Wolt, how to win an Apple Design Award and why startups are overhyped as a career path and what not to do when you have an audience of millions of people.
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Elias Aalto is a co-founder and the original product lead of Wolt – one of the fastest growing food delivery companies in Europe. After its inception in 2014, Wolt has raised over 250M€ in funding and serves 22 countries and 80 cities around Europe and Asia. Elias is a generalist switching between coding, design and business. He started developing for iOS from the very launch of App Store becoming the first Apple Design Award winner in the Nordics for his game Wooden Labyrinth 3D. Simultaneously, Elias co-founded Qvik – a digital consultancy – that has organically grown to 10M€ revenue and today employs close to a hundred specialists in design, mobile, cloud and AI.
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