The Cofounder of SEON Talks About ‘Accidentally’ Falling Into The Fraud Protection Space

SEON Technologies was founded by Bence Jendruszak and Tamas Kadar. The Budapest based tech company uses software to comb through hundreds of data points across social media and IP address activity to flag suspicious email and phone numbers tied to a user. The digital detective software has raised more than $100 million to date, including a $94 million, Series B round led by IVP last April. SEON currently has about 250 employees across offices in London, Budapest, Singapore and Austin.

Bence Jendruszak, Cofounder and COO. speaks with Alex York at Founders Forum to discuss the founding of SEON, his Under 30 Alumni status, and what’s next for the fraud-protection tech company.

0:00 Introduction
0:15 The Beginning Of Seon
1:36 Growth Of Seon
4:54 Product Innovation Of Seon
6:32 Moving Forward
8:02 US Market vs European Market: How Do They Differ
9:32 Advice For Young Founders
10:40 Biggest Opportunity In The Future For Seon
11:57 Biggest Risks As Entrepreneur In This Space
13:12 Advice As An Under 30 Alum

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