I now run Prototron start-up fund

On April 2, 2014, in In English, by Siim Lepisk

From April 2014 I’m the CEO of Prototron. Prototron is a start-up fund that gives money to teams to turn their great ideas into first working prototype.


  • Prototron was founded in 2012 by Swedbank, Tallinn Technical University and Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol.
  • Since then we have had 6 rounds of funding with more than 500 applications/ideas.

  • We are filling the gap between the ideas and working prototypes so that our alumni will be able to generate the first sales from their working prototype.
  • We invest up to 30’000€ per start-up and ask 0% share. Of course we prefer the owner’s contribution to be as big as possible.
  • Our focus areas age Greentech, Electronics, Mechatronics and ICT. In ICT projects have to have complex business logic that IP rights can be protected, and/or cannot be easily copied.
  • Prototron is the only fund with a track record in Estonia, that finances building prototypes.
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Magistritöö kirjutamine

On October 26, 2011, in Eesti keeles, by Siim Lepisk

Olen viimasel ajal üsna hõivatud oma EBS EMBA/MBA töö ekspertintervjuude läbiviimise ja töö kokkukirjutamisega.

Töö tuleb esitada eelkaitsmiseks juba 3. novembril, 14. novembril on eelkaitsmine, 24. novembril lõplik esitamine, 5-9 detsembril lõppkaitsmine ja 15. detsembril lõpuaktus.

Kuivõrd eelkõige peavad tavapärased tööülesanded täidetud olema, tuleb igapäevaselt rakendada halastamatult produktiivset ajaplaneerimist ja ülejäänud teemadele minimaalselt aega pühendada. Palun siis mõistvat suhtumist kui ma telefonikõnedele ei vasta vms. Tavaliselt e-mail või SMS ikka aitab ühendust võtta.

Uuendatud 7.12.2011: MBA töö sai kaitstud hindele “Suurepärane”. Peagi tuleb töö kokkuvõte ka siia blogisse ja mu Slideshare’i kontole nähtavale.

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Job offer for Data Analyst in Tallinn

On September 1, 2011, in In English, by Siim Lepisk

Again I have an opportunity to expand my amazing team in Tallinn. This time we’re looking to employ a more analytical person to our Draftfcb Tallinn team.

Data Analyst, Tallinn

Data Analyst (DA) is passionate for distilling the business intelligence out of numbers. The source data can be from various databases or reports of running campaigns with millions of users and transactions. DA is not only interpreting what the data says but being able to make commercial suggestions based on the analysis conducted.

Keywords: Analytics, Business Intelligence, Customer Intelligence, Predictive Analytics and Data Mining, Data Visualisation.

QlikView data analysis tool

Job description:

  • Data analysis and business insights discovery from various data sources
  • Regression analysis or multivariate regression analysis to identify key drivers
  • Consolidating data for weekly client reports
  • Campaign management – plan, test and execute campaigns to improve efficiency and ROI
  • Customer link analytics – incorporate consumer relationship information into profiling, segmentation and targeting
  • Presenting data well – in .ppt, writing commentaries, data visualisation a bonus
  • Effective daily communication with teams in London and Tallinn

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