Alistair Crane is the CEO of Hero, the industry-leading, mobile-first technology powering live shopping for retailers. Previously, Alistair launched Grapple as CEO and co-founder in 2009, and grew the business from a start-up to a success story, securing a successful exit in September 2013 to Monitise Plc. He joined Monitise as European President before progressing to Chief Sales Officer to run the US operation.

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A way with luggage

Since launching their smart luggage brand, Away, in 2015, Jen Rubio and Steph Korey have made it their mission to…

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Shine a light

Using luminescent marine microorganisms as a source of light is the idea Sandra Rey used to found Glowee, 
a company…

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Savvy Shopping

Retail therapy might not be a novel concept but there is new technology injecting a dose of innovation into the…

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Flying high

After their most recent series of fundraising, Victor has positioned itself as a leader within the private jet charter industry.…

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One step ahead

Creating the world’s most comfortable shoes is no small feat. Alistair Crane meets Tim Brown, former All White player and…