Founders on the front line
Shachar Radin-Shomrat – Voxbone
Since launching in 2005 Voxbone has become fully licensed in 63 countries, powering 92% of the world economy.
We sat down with CCO, Shachar Radin-Shomrat to hear about Voxbone’s rebrand, the challenges she’s faced scaling global tech businesses and the motivations behind her move from software engineering to corporate management.
If you could have a conversation with your former self, what would you say?Watch video
Tell us about the pivot from your earlier product.Watch video
What motivated you to start your own business?Watch video
“As a software engineer I was missing the bigger picture. I wanted to be at the intersection of business, technology and creativity.”Listen on iTunes
“If we’d been stuck doing what we were doing, unwilling to make changes, then we would have missed opportunities that were better than what we started out with.”Listen on iTunes
“We want to build a global company. It’s the only goal we have. We're in London because there's better access to (B2B SaaS/ specialist) talent here.”Listen on iTunes
“When you want to disrupt an industry you cannot talk as though you are the same kind of creature.“Read blog
“I recognised that if I didn’t give up control we wouldn’t grow. The only way to scale is to give others more responsibility.”Read blog
"At first we did not have any plans to go international. The focus was on finding clients and securing sales. We got a lot of nos but we kept going and all of a sudden it took off."Read blog