My guest for Ep168 of The Startup Playbook Podcast was the Co-founder & Co-CEO of Shippit, Will On.
Will and his co-founder Rob started Shippit in 2014. They raised $500K as their first funding round bringing in a number of strategic investors on board when it was just the two of them in the business.
Fast forward 8 years later and Shippit now has a 200+ strong team and recently raised a $62m Series B2 funding round led by Tiger Global and Tidal Ventures.
In this interview we covered a range of topics including:
A big thank you to Daniel Gulati and Justin Lipman for their help with this interview. Also a big thank you to our partners for this episode.
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