SkyMavis was selected at the 24th Virtual International Selection Panel (vISP) held February 22-24, 2022. Endeavor now supports 2,274 entrepreneurs leading 1,412 companies in nearly 40 markets around the world (read more about the newly selected entrepreneurs below). Congratulations to Trung Nguyen and the SkyMavis team!
The vISP was presented by General Atlantic, with additional support from AXA, Bain, Cooley, EY, HSBC, Silicon Valley Bank, and Zoom.
The ISP is the culmination of a rigorous multi-step selection process to identify high-impact entrepreneurs who demonstrate the potential to leverage Endeavor’s resources and mentorship to create large-scale wealth and jobs and are committed to reinvesting their time and money in their local entrepreneurship ecosystems to help others take off.
During the vISP, panelists interviewed a small group of high-caliber entrepreneur candidates about their businesses. Then, in “deliberation rooms,” panelists evaluated the entrepreneurs on their potential for high-impact growth, discussed which candidates should be selected to become Endeavor Entrepreneurs, and voted unanimously to select the newest Endeavor Entrepreneurs.
Panelists at the vISP included: Alex Jaimes, Chief Scientist & SVP of AI, Datamin; Amjad Ahmad, Partner, 500 Global; Arvind Rajan, Co-founder & Executive Chairman, Cricket Health; Ayman Ismail, Partner and Chairman of the Board of Directors, DMG, Endeavor Egypt Board Chair; Steve Kessel, Fmr. Senior Vice President, Amazon; Rob Forman Co-Founder, President & Chief Strategy Officer, Salesloft, Endeavor Entrepreneur; Ahmed KarsLi, Founder & CEO, Papara, Endeavor Entrepreneur; Diego Tartara, Argentina, Chief Technology Officer, Globant; Hassan Hamdan, Saudi Arabia, Founder, Unifonic, Endeavor Entrepreneur; Hector Sepulveda, Mexico, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Nazca, Endeavor Entrepreneur; Mauro Schnaidman, Founder, Quantum Leap International; Sunny Bates, President & CEO, Sunny Bates Associates; Claire Lee, Investor; Drew Mcelroy, Co-Founder & Chairman, Transfix; Eric Perez-Grovas, Founding Partner,Wollef; Kalin Radev, CEO, Software Group, Endeavor Bulgaria Board Co-Chair; Niko Bonatsos, Managing Director, General Catalyst; Mostafa Kandil, Co-Founder & CEO, Swvl, Endeavor Entrepreneur.
As part of Endeavor’s network, the newly selected entrepreneurs will gain access to comprehensive, strategic, global support services, including introductions to local and international business mentors, investors, and volunteers from Fortune 500 consulting firms who will help them address key needs.
Endeavor Entrepreneurs have had a significant track record of impact. Endeavor Entrepreneurs have created more than 3.9 million jobs, generate combined revenues of over $28B, and help build sustainable growth models in their home countries.
Learn more about the SkyMavis:
Founded in 2018, Sky Mavis is a technology company that creates decentralized applications and services. It specializes in the fields of information technology, blockchain, and game. The company owns the game company Axie Infinity, which became a phenomenon recently. Sky Mavis officially became Vietnam’s third unicorn in October 2021 by being the largest NFT gaming ecosystem and has amassed players around the world.