Damian Kimmelman: Duedil
Facebook for the business world
Damian Kimmelman, 29
Founded just six months ago, Duedil now stands proudly as the largest database of free company financials in the world. Its name is short for due diligence, the process of researching a company prior to a business deal, and everything about its offering is designed to help busy executives make informed decisions on mergers, acquisitions and investments. Duedil aggregates information on millions of businesses, from all manner of sources, covering everything from key financials to directors’ biogs and health and safety records. Its user base already spans the globe and encompasses all points on the business spectrum, from sole traders to multinationals.