Aleš is an experienced manager and startup founder. He cofounded and runs CubeSensors. CubeSensors are small, beautiful devices that measure everything about indoors. CubeSensors lead quantified space movement. CubeSensors won Launch Festival’s Best Hardware award and won the first TechCrunch Hardware Battlefield.
He cofounded FriedWorks, a private coworking incubator in Slovenia, run TSstartup, a first industry backed accelerator in the CEE region, and still serves as Slovenia's Digital Champion. Prior to that he was cofounder and CEO of Zemanta, where took it from founding, pitching, fundraising, developing partnerships and establishing it as brand and global business.
During his computer science studies. Aleš designed and implemented one of the first online trading brokerages in Europe, and successfully run it's operation for two years. After that he published a book on advanced SQL programing at O'Reilly media and moved to several IT related managerial posts, finally serving as a CEO of the top regional system integrator with 160 employees in three countries. He holds an MBA from California State University, Hayward.
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