I’ve just returned from a trip to Australia and Japan reconnecting with a heap of fantastic contacts and friends and meeting new people <hi everyone>. This has been awesome, with the niggle that I’m not always good at maintaining these connections once I return home.

This challenge of maintaining connections is something that affects all of us, but is particularly relevant to sales and business development professionals. So I’m very excited to introduce another Citrix Startup Accelerator investment, Handy Elephant.

Handy Elephant is a UK based startup focused on increasing the number social connections an individual can actively maintain. This is an exciting idea, and one that takes a big step beyond the current state of play. It’s also directly in line with our investment theme, Collaboration Squared.

Here’s founder Benjamin Wirtz introducing the concept at our recent launch event: