Immigration Success Stories

Four Fintech Startups Led by Immigrant CEOs or Founders
17
Dec

Four Fintech Startups Led by Immigrant CEOs or Founders

Meet the founders behind the companies shaping today’s fintech industry Fintech has become a booming industry, pushing established financial institutions to adapt to changing consumer desires and the reliance on technology. Immigrants have either founded or co-founded several of today’s well-known fintech companies. Envoy Insights has previously discussed the important role immigrants have in contributing...
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Entrepreneur
18
Sep

Meet the Female Entrepreneurs Behind Three Successful Businesses

The number of female entrepreneurs launching successful businesses is on the rise. Most noteworthy is the increasing number of female entrepreneurs who are also immigrants. A new study from the New American Economy revealed that 45% of Fortune 500 companies were founded by immigrants or their children. This equates to 223 companies, of which 101 were...
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Zoom’s IPO Highlights Immigrant Founder’s Success
06
May

Zoom’s IPO Highlights Immigrant Founder’s Success

Zoom Video Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: ZM) went public the week of April 15, 2019 in a move that was closely watched by investors gearing up for anticipated IPOs from Lyft, Uber, Pinterest and other unicorn darlings. In the weeks following its initial public offering, the video conferencing software company has enjoyed a continued wave of...
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