Martin Basiri


Martin Basiri is the Co-Founder and CEO of ApplyBoard. He started the company with his brothers in 2015 with the mission to make education accessible to students around the world. ApplyBoard is a SaaS-enabled marketplace uniquely designed to empower international students to apply and come study at the best higher education institutions available globally. The company has already helped over 55,000+ students apply to schools in the U.S. and Canada. Recently, ApplyBoard closed its Series B funding round in April of 2019, and has since inception raised CA$72M.

What makes Martin an expert?
Raised over $70 Million and employs over 180 people across 6 countries

My Sessions

Breakout: The Essentials to Building a Platform As A Service Marketplace


The Essentials to Building a Platform As A Service Marketplace. The popularity of on-demand service marketplaces is definitely on the rise! To a large extent this can be attributed to the booming on-demand economy. Coming up with a sound strategy you can scale, leverages the right framework and keeps your customers front and centre is […]