Meet the man behind ‘unicorn factory’ Stockholm (and other top stories of the day)

Now living on a remote island in Thailand, Tyler speaks to YourStory about his journey from Los Angeles to Stockholm and India's impact on the startup ecosystem.

17th Oct 2019
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Tyler Crowley is credited for Stockholm’s rise as the startup capital of Europe and the ‘unicorn factory’ of the world. He is also the man behind STHLM TECH MEETUP, Europe's largest monthly startup event, and STHLM TECH FEST, Scandinavia's largest annual startup event.


Now living on a remote island in Thailand, he speaks to YourStory about his journey from Los Angeles to Stockholm and India's impact on the startup ecosystem.


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