World Around Me in MassChallenge UK top 26

Lancaster based entrepreneur in top 26 of the MassChallenge UK accelerator wam

Tarun Sainani, a former Highwire PhD candidate, is in with a chance of winning a share of £500,000 for his app based business, World Around Me.

Tarun (who incidentally is also featured on our homepage – see the picture under “I have experience I want to share with aspiring entrepreneurs”)  created the app which allows users to find and easily identify services and amenities via their smartphone. Already partnered with Google, IBM and FbStart Accelerate, Tarun and his team will pitch to a final judging panel at MassChallenge UK before the winners are revealed at an awards ceremony later this month.

Take a look at World Around Me for yourself, as well as the other 25 finalists here, and wish the team all the best in the final competition.

Good luck and congratulations!