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Industry 4.0, the Start-Up Studio Model & Building SaaS Solutions for Factories with Renan Devillieres | #105 SaaS Webcast [SDI]
Episode 10529th April 2021 • SaaS District • Akeel Jabber | Horizen Capital
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Renan is the Co-founder and CEO of OSS ventures, a French firm  focused on the creation of start-ups for manufacturers. After working as an economist at the OECD and co-founder of a start-up in Brazil, he founded OSS Ventures to help manufacturers digitize their production sites.

Renan is passionate about social and environmental change, technology and corporate strategy. He believes that the collective ability to deal with profound forces like climate change, technology, and the modern corps will shape the future of us humans.

During this interview we cover:

  • 00:00 Contentfy, Your On-Demand Content Team (Sponsor)
  • 02:07 - Renan’s  Background, Past Positions & Ventures
  • 03:36 - The Startup Studio Model
  • 05:42 - What Exactly is Industry 4.0 
  • 09:57 - The Investment Process
  • 14:39 -  Fundraising at Later Stages & Future Rounds of Capital
  • 17:39 - Which Entrepreneurs Will Renan Look for Investment
  • 22:16 - Typical Strategy, Development & Marketing
  • 23:39 - What Markets is Renan Bullish on in Terms of SaaS Solutions
  • 27:18 - Advice Renan Would Tell his 25 Year old Self
  • 28:00 - What Keeps Renan Up at Night These Days?
  • 29:39 - Instrumental Resources for Renan Success
  • 31:13 - What does Success Mean to Renan Today
  • 33:08 -  Get in Touch With Renan

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  • Renan’s Linkedin

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