Managing Director @ Vilnius Tech Park
With his interest in startups since the early days of startup ecosystem in Lithuania, Darius Zakaitis went from seed investment to ecosystem development in 5 years. Back in 2011, together with his partners, Mr Zakaitis started business accelerator StartupHighway. Since then, StartupHighway has invested in nearly 20 startups, including online magazine Lamų Slėnis, PlaceILive, Dragdis, Mano Daktaras and many others. Currently he is also a Co-founder and developer of Vilnius Tech Park – the biggest ICT hub in the region, currently developed in Vilnius, Lithuania. Mr Zakaitis still takes an active role at Startup Highway accelerator and puts effort to develop startup ecosystem in Lithuania as a whole.