How to build a tech startup - About author
Who is the book author?


'How to build a startup: from concept to international markets' book written by Slava Baranovskiy and international group of contributors which actively engage with a startup world. This is a step-by-step guidebook aimed to help readers to be able to get a practical knowledge on how they can start building their tech venture from scratch.

The book is full of practical examples across many topics from finding a good startup idea up to successul pitching to investors and bring the company to an international expansion.


Book chapters:

  • Startup idea validation.
  • Team building.
  • Technologies for a tech startup & Product development.
  • Business model.
  • Finances of your startup.
  • Marketing strategy for a tech startup.
  • Sales for a tech startup.
  • Common failures of tech startups and solutions.
  • Teamwork productivity (Gamification, Tools, KPIs).
  • Growth and expansion.
  • Investment for a tech startup.
  • Startup pitch
  • Behind the scenes of startup life

Book author

Slava Baranovskiy (

Serial tech entrepreneur, tech startup founder, Entrepreneur in Residence of Brunel University London, founder of Eligent Club, International speaker with a strong business and tech background.

He is a guest speaker/mentor at Westminster Business School, Brunel University, Birkbeck University, Cass Business School, University College London, Global Entrepreneurship Week London 2017-2018, Startup Leadership Program London, Russian Business Week 2018, Creative Enterprise Centre, Women Who Inspire, WBC, The Budding Entrepreneur Club, Kiuas Bootcamp Helsinki and others.

"Good entrepreneurs know when to take. Best ones know when to give back"