Newsflash: IS Alumni Startup Acquired by Facebook

The very popular Moves App, which tracks time, distance, calories and other physical activity information, co-founded by LSE Phd graduate Aleksi Aaltonen, was acquired today by Facebook. Aleksi is Moves’ Chief Social Scientist and Chairman of the Board. Moves was also featured as a presenter at the LISA sponsored LNETM Meetup in 2013.

Press Release: http://www.moves-app.com/press

 

 

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Charles works as a business analyst in the financial derivatives sector. He has worked in market data and electronic trading as a software engineer and was recently involved in a startup company. Within LISA, he mainly focuses on building relationships with industry helping current and recent graduates in their careers. Charles is always on email.