The year 2020 wasn’t only defined by the global pandemic, but it was also a year that marked the inception of dynamic and innovative startups across various industries worldwide. These young, vibrant companies are focused on creating solutions to improve our quality of life, proving their resilience and grit in these testing times. This article features a selection of businesses, each contributing in distinct sectors ranging from consumer electronics, mobile apps, AI technology, sustainable food solutions, healthcare, finance, and more.
These startups are not just limited to the Indian subcontinent, but spread across global cities like London, Paris, New York, Toronto, San Francisco, and more. Each enterprise boasting a distinctive concept backed by a strong leadership having a keen understanding of their respective markets, these startups aim to carve a niche in a fiercely competitive landscape. So let’s learn more about these distinctive startups that took flight in a challenging year.
What ties these companies together, besides their 2020 inception, is their passion for leveraging modern technology to address real-world issues, streamline processes, enhance lifestyle, and contribute towards healthier and sustainable living.
Nothing, based in London, England, is a consumer tech company that creates digital technology aimed at breaking down barriers between people and technology. Founded in 2020 by Carl Pei and Akis Evangelidis, the company has developed numerous products, including a suite of smart, connected consumer electronics and wireless headphones. Connect with Nothing on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
Co-founded by Alexis Barreyat and headquartered in Paris, France, BeReal is a mobile application operating in the social media space. As the company operates in a coveted industry, it’s worth keeping an eye on their progress hereafter. Follow BeReal’s journey on Twitter and LinkedIn.
In the growing Artificial Intelligence sector, the New York-based startup Lavender has made strides with its innovative AI email assistant. Lavender offers AI-driven coaching, email confirmation, and more to help streamline communication. Check their updates on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
Based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, New School Foods is shaping the future of sustainable food processing by creating plant-based seafood that delivers the same nutritional benefits and texture as traditional seafood. Find more about them on LinkedIn and Twitter.
Working in the healthcare industry, Pearl Health is a New York-based startup that assists independent primary care providers with understanding and caring for their patients using data science. Stay updated with them on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
Founded in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, Velocity is a fintech startup providing revenue-based financing to online businesses, aiming to redefine banking and financial services for new-age businesses in India. Check them out on Twitter and LinkedIn.
… and so on with the rest of the companies.