Home Business Mayor of London Office tours tech startup colwiz

Mayor of London Office tours tech startup colwiz

Mayor of London Office tours tech startup colwiz

 

As part of a mission to the region promoting post-Brexit business, delegates from the Mayor of London’s Office visit Karachi hub of London-backed startup colwiz.

 

London-Karachi collaboration: colwiz Founder Tahir Mansoori with his team of talented engineers and designers and the Deputy Mayor of London, Rajesh Agrawal.

 

The Deputy Mayor of London was in Karachi this week as part of a regional tour organised by the Mayor’s International Business Programme, a scheme mentoring London’s leading tech start-ups. colwiz was accepted onto the programme in October this year and has joined the tour across Mumbai, Bangalore and Karachi.

 

Commenting on his visit to the colwiz team in Karachi, Deputy Mayor for Business, Rajesh Agrawal, said: “London is home to some of the most innovative and exciting tech businesses in the world and I am delighted that colwiz is joining me in Karachi to show that London is open to talent, business and collaboration.”

 

colwiz’s London investment stems from leading academic publisher Taylor & Francis, a part of the FTSE 100 Informa Group that acquired colwiz in May this year.

 

In closing the Deputy Mayor’s visit, colwiz founder Tahir Mansoori commented: ‘It’s been a privilege to host the Deputy Mayor here today, as a member of the Mayor’s International Business Programme. I’m delighted that our move to Taylor & Francis has enabled us to participate in partnerships such as this. It’s also provided us the investment and scale needed for our ambitions in AI-powered research intelligence, which the team have taken a lot of pride in showcasing to the Mayor’s team.’

 

colwiz are currently trialing their research intelligence service, wizdom.ai, with several leading academic publishers and institutions, prior to commercial launch in early 2018.

 

 

 

Must Read

Gen-Z Musical Sensation Hasan Raheem Teases a Musical Treat for realme Fans

Well, well, well… Hasan Raheem is a viral sensation like no other. His beats have kept us vibing and now another sick beat seems...

TECNO to delight all fans with another Photowalk to Hunza Valley

Lahore – Monday, June 21, 2021: TECNO set to embark on another journey with the fans through the upcoming Photowalk. This Photowalk has been...

Government of Pakistan and Facebook Partner to Fight COVID Misinformation

Islamabad, June 22, 2021: The Government of Pakistan has partnered with Facebook in their fight against COVID-19. In Pakistan , over 32 million people...

Fundamental Significance of every person is by recognizing and valuing the basic human rights they are born with

Every person is born with the right of dignity, value and respect. One of the ways in which we recognize the fundamental significance of...

Mobilink Microfinance Bank joins the coveted global club of ACCA Approved Employers

Mobilink Microfinance Bank Ltd. (MMBL), Pakistan’s largest digital bank, has been recognized as an Approved Employer for its outstanding employee development and training initiatives...