A proud moment for the Pakistani tech industry, as the startup makes recognition at a global level. Twice award-winning product Socol not only gets recognition at the national level but also at the global level that led the start-up to be selected among the top 100 start-ups of the world in the Startup Istanbul Challenge.
Startup Istanbul Challenge is a virtual platform that conducts a yearly competition, to provide necessary guidance and steps to assist in business development from training to helping them secure investors. VinnCorp, as the representative of the Pakistani tech industry, makes it to the list of the world’s top 100 startups in the year 2020.
The two brains behind this startup, the alumni of fast University Karachi names Khurram Gulistan, the Founder, and Khurram Asim Kalimi, the Co-Founder, set the milestones in the tech industry for creating a political campaign management platform, Socol, that has been facilitating politicians in managing their voters. The two talented and passionate individuals, holding an in-depth experience of working in renowned Silicon Valley companies, started a visionary innovation platform to contribute to the digitalization of their beloved country, Pakistan.
“Entrepreneurship is not about success, it’s about how eagerly and dedicatedly you pursue your goals. Bringing your ideas in life is the biggest win itself.” – Khurram Kalimi.
Two sharp brains continue to contribute to the tech development of the county, their other evolutionary product are the electronic FIR platform to have the FIRs digitally enabled, and Brand Equity, a machine learning-based social listening system, specially designed keeping in view the ever-growing trend of the socially engaged industries of fashion, food, and banking sector.
Due to these achievements as a newly established startup, it has been awarded thrice by different national and international organizations and has opened lucrative avenues of investment and seeding capital. Based on their dedication and vision, one of the leading people and business solutions firms HRSG invested capital in their products. This funding has opened further avenues for business growth and market development for startups