Unity founder & Venture Cup alumni David Helgason
We asked David Helgason a few questions about his childhood on Iceland, the years leading up to the creation of Unity and some of the challenges faced as CEO of a startup which has recently gone to Nasdaq and been valued more than 86B DKK.
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Sit down with Unity founder & Venture Cup alumni David Helgason
We asked David Helgason a few questions about his childhood on Iceland, the years leading up to the creation of Unity and some of the challenges faced as CEO of a startup which has recently gone to Nasdaq and been valued more than 86 billion DKK.
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