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AlpVent AG is a Swiss investment company that invest in highly promising start-up businesses. As a result of 25 years of entrepreneurial experience we understand the needs of entrepreneurs extremely well. By offering our investment capital and management consulting services to our start-ups we do our best to provide so called smart money support.

Many start-up founders are excellent at developing products and services, however have difficulty promoting them. In order to support them, AlpVent has established a specialized sales department. In addition to providing sales analyses and other sales consulting services we can even become an agent or distributor for a promising start-up. We currently offer TOP SALES and MARKETING PACKAGE to enter market in demanding German-speaking countries and markets of South Eastern Europe (Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Slovenia and Croatia).

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SoftServe is a global digital authority and consulting company, operating at the cutting edge of technology. We reveal, transform, accelerate, and optimize the way large enterprises and software companies do business. With expertise across healthcare, retail, financial services, software, and more, we implement end-to-end solutions to deliver the innovation, quality, and speed that our clients’ users expect.

SoftServe delivers open innovation – from generating compelling new ideas, to developing and implementing transformational products and services. Our work and client experience is built on a foundation of empathetic, human-focused experience design that ensures continuity from concept to release.

Ultimately, we empower businesses to re-identify their differentiation, accelerate market position, and vigorously compete in today’s digital, global economy.


InsightCompany In516ht d.o.o. (»Insight«) is focused on business processes of controlling and analytical marketing, which we see as key areas for companies needing to actively manage their business and understand their customer’s needs. We believe that companies using advanced analytical systems, which provide quality and timely information, can make faster adaptation to changing business environment and outrun their competitors. So our company motto is taken from leading managers saying “know your numbers”.

Our work focuses on consulting, architecture, implementation, and education of advanced analytical solutions (from data warehousing, data integration, master data management, different business intelligence and planning solutions to advanced analytics using statistics and data mining). In our projects, we use information technology mostly from IBM and Microsoft.

For a successful partnership, we consider it is crucial to understand customer’s business and provide the highest quality of services. That is why on every project we invest heavily in knowing our customer’s business processes. On the other hand, we invest a lot in continuous education and we are cooperating only with recognized experts in the field of performance management.


Technological partnerships:

We are an IBM Gold partner for IBM Analytics portfolio. Our members are also official education trainers for IBM Cognos Analytics, DSX (SPSS) and Infosphere

We are a Tableau certified consultancy partner – leading partner in Slovenia

We are a regional SnowFlake consultancy and reseller partner for all those that would like to move their data warehouse to the most modern and robust platform available in the cloud

Our strategic focus is on large complex data warehouses, business intelligence, predictive analytics solutions and simulations (planning, budgeting, forecasting, profitability calculation) and we are one of the most experienced European IBM partners for analytics with very strong track record of successful projects in various industries (in last 5 years more than 15 projects).

We are trusted by largest Slovenian companies in the region, Zavarovalnica Triglav, Nova ljubljanska banka, Petrol, Nova KBM, ABanka, A1, Zavarovalnica Sava, Kenya Power, Vodafone Qatar and others.