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OUR INTERVIEW WITH OMRI MOR
At last count, a staggering 42% of business payments are still made via check - a statistic we often cite as evidence that FinTech is still in the early innings, and one of the many reasons I was super excited to sit down with my good friend and B2B payments legend, Omri Mor, Co-founder & CEO of Routable. Routable helps companies speed up their business payments using a secure invoice and bill payment platform.
Omri, Routable & Co are hot off their 30M series B announcement last week, which included an all-star group of VCs and angels from the Valley, including Instacart co-founder Max Mullen, Airbnb co-founder Joe Gebbia, Box co-founder and CEO Aaron Levie, Salesforce founder and CEO Marc Benioff, and others.
It turns out that offering a delightful user experience to the often overlooked controller and CFO of small and medium sized companies represents a massive market!
I was warned of this in career discussions, and shared that same warning with others. But then the pandemic hit and junior investment bankers
Hannah attended an all-girls' school that didn't offer the computing and programming course she wished to take, despite the joint all-boys' school offering the course
Times are flush for young tech companies like Stripe and Coinbase, which are having a moment as they upend the financial establishment
Cuantix, Valyuu, RaiseGreen: you've probably never heard of these companies. But that’s all about to change. Today, these three and seven other start-ups are kick-starting...