Where do the Uber, Slack and SpaceX founders come from? What country is responsible for producing founders accounting for nearly half of 2019’s tech IPO market caps?

Having been a serial founder of this top country’s once thriving tech scene, I often hear the following question and response:

“How is this country different from Silicon Valley?”

“Well, think of California, take away the nice weather and take away the ambition, you’re left with

a) really nice people, and

b) really smart people”

… That’s my home, that’s the true north. That’s Canada!

While I agree that Canadians are nice and…

Raed A. Masri

Tech entrepreneur, soccer enthusiast, dad!

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