2019 Speakers

Nick Holzherr, Founder

Nick Holzherr

Founder, Whisk.com

Nick is a serial entrepreneur and the CEO of Whisk.com, a smart grocery shopping list application that allows users to send their lists into online grocery supermarket baskets with a few clicks. Since launching in 2012, the company has won many of the UK’s biggest Retailers, FMCG brands and digital food publishers as clients. Dan Cobley, Google MD UK and Ireland, said “Whisk is making the moment to buy really matter.” Nick has raised over $2m in funding for technology investors for Whisk, after pitching the business to Lord Sugar following getting to the final of the BBC Apprentice 2012, where he achieved the series’ best task-win record.

Before Whisk, Nick founded two successful start-up companies after graduating with a 1st in International Business from Aston University. In 2011 he was named Birmingham Young Professional of the Year for entrepreneurship after being named Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year by Business Insider in 2010.