Startup Life/Podcast/ The Sifted Podcast — Ukraine special: Founders on the front line Ukraine has been upended by war — Sifted meets founders in the country to find out how their lives have changed By Zosia Wanat 13 February 2023 \Startup Life How to build a personal brand on LinkedIn By Anisah Osman Britton 23 February 2023 Startup Life/Podcast/ The Sifted Podcast — Ukraine special: Founders on the front line Ukraine has been upended by war — Sifted meets founders in the country to find out how their lives have changed By Zosia Wanat 13 February 2023 In this special episode of Startup Europe — The Sifted Podcast, our central and eastern Europe correspondent Zosia Wanat meets the leaders of some of the continent’s most resilient startups. Based on extensive interviews with Ukrainian founders, this special episode reveals how people working in the tech sector — which is vital to the country’s economy — have battled to keep their businesses alive amid bombs, blackouts and evacuations. The podcast tells the stories of Ukrainian entrepreneurs in their own words, from colleagues trapped in basements with Russian troops on the streets, to investors pulling funding and big business pivots to stay afloat. Presenter: Zosia Wanat Producer: Tim Smith Listen to Startup Europe — The Sifted Podcast on: Apple Podcasts Spotify and more! Related Articles Rise of the machines in VC investing By Maija Palmer Click here to read more European tech workers are moving to the countryside — but will they stick around? By Miriam Partington in Berlin Click here to read more Chart: Average software developer salaries in Europe’s tech hubs By Maija Palmer Click here to read more How to build a startup culture in a big company By John Thornhill Click here to read more Most Read 1 \Healthtech Is Daniel Ek’s new body scanner worth the hype? Sifted tried it out 2 \Venture Capital VC diversity needs to change — and white men need to take responsibility 3 \Venture Capital New €3.75bn European Investment Fund pot to back late-stage VCs 4 \Sustainability Counteract closes £15m fund for carbon removal solutions 5 \Mobility Was the $5bn that VCs plugged into escooters worth it?