About us

Your software development partner devoted to empowering established companies and start-ups cut through the clutter and stand out with bespoke digital solutions.

Web Factory is a domestic business successfully operating since 2009. A self-funded company with HQ in Skopje, Macedonia and a local branch in Tokyo, Japan.

Being a self-funded and domestic company gives Web Factory the advantage to be a trustworthy and well recognized IT company in the macedonian IT community. Because of the style of work, the team and the contribution to the community it has been recognized as one of the best 10 IT companies in Macedonia.

Web Factory is a strong supporter of the IT community around the world. At the moment organizing Rails Girls, hosts of a HashCode hub, organizers of Google I/O and Apple WWDC viewing parties in Skopje, attending many local and foriegn events gave us the chance to give something back to the community. We are always dedicated to teach and share the newest technologies out there.

Founded by four engineers born in Skopje with BSc in computer science with a goal to make a change in how an IT company operates in today's fast-growing work cultures. We primarily focus on the team, their knowledge, and our clients.

Always striving to be better than yesterday.

Founders

Todor Panev

Co-Founder / Managing Partner / Business Development

Todor holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Informatics and Computer Engineering from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies in Skopje. He founded Web Factory with the other co-founders before finishing his studies. Has experience in a variety of technologies and programming languages. Todor has been involved in many departments in Web Factory from business to technology, and established the Web Factory Japan branch.

Stefan Traykovski

Co-Founder / Managing Partner / Business Development

Stefan holds a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from the University of Sofia, Bulgaria. After working for a few years in an open-source software company, he returned to Macedonia and co-founded Web Factory. He has won the silver medal in the Macedonian Olympiad of Informatics and has been part of five best Macedonian programmers on the Balkan and International OI. He has been involved in many departments in Web Factory from business to technology.

Mihaylo Shteryov

Co-Founder / Head of Gaming & Sindex

Mihaylo brings the experience as an IT Manager & Telecommunication Engineer for two major organizations (an embassy and telecommunication company). Mihajlo decided to devote his career to using his engineering skills and demonstrating his entrepreneurial aspirations. This motivated him to start Web Factory together with three best friends. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Telecommunications from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies in Skopje.

Ilija Lalkovski

Co-Founder / Head of AI/ML

Ilija studied at the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics in Skopje from 2006 to 2010 and has a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science. He has a bronze medal in the Macedonian Olympiad of Informatics and has been part of five best Macedonian programmers in the Balkan OI. Prior to co-founding Web Factory, he was one of the first iOS developers in Macedonia. He has been involved in many departments in Web Factory from business to technology, and established the AI department.

Welcome note

Web Factory was build to make a change in how an IT company operates. We have been always focused on quality and not quantity, that is what our clients and team members love about us and that is why they are part of our journey. We believe that as individuals we can succeed in many things, but as a team, we can win.

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Mission

We build complex end-to-end solutions that simplify life for end-users and we empower companies to unleash their full software potential. Our strongest product is our team. All the right people, who know how to find the very best solution.   

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Vision

We aim to be world’s partner that brings you today the digital change of tomorrow. We strive to maximize potential on all four levels - individual, team, clients, technology - and endorse the people we work with to accomplish outstanding results.

Web Factory is aiming to help clients save time and money by automating their processes, transforming their businesses by developing new and creative solutions that will make their lives or the lives of their end-customers easier. Helping them to focus on what they do best and leave the tech part to Web Factory.

When you choose Web Factory, you get much more than software development. You get passion, commitment, and a team that will give their all for your product. We are problem solvers and curious by nature, and we want to delve into various domains. We care for your product as our own, because your success is also our success. Web Factory is built chasing perfection, so we deliver only the best.

Web Factory is not just a software development house, people come to us to consult, research, develop their products, in other words to be their technology partner. We created great atmosphere to work in, to nurture people to accomplish themselves and their ambitions, and to make the job enjoyable and interesting. We aim to create a team full of enthusiasm and ambition that shows both individual brilliance and great teamwork. That is the kind of people you will work with.

In our R&D department we are always trying to be ahead of others, experimenting and investing in tools and technologies that are not yet there. Newer technologies and versions for frameworks are offering new possibilities, new services, and when you have experience with early phases it's really easy to adapt to the market faster and better. Our clients always get the latest trendy technologies that the IT world can offer.

We’re extremely happy if in any way, even for a tiny bit, we can make someone’s day easier, so they can focus more on their dreams and enjoy life for the better.

Our uniqueness is defined with

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Working in US / EMEA offshore development


In-depth domain knowledge of FinTech, MedTech, Entertainment and Hospitality

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R&D in new technologies that are not official yet


Investing in in-house UX/UI designers and DevOps engineers

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Giving back to the community by organizing events where we share our knowledge


A strong partnership with clients with an average duration of five years

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Investments in our clients. Latest investment in Akoni Hub, London


In-house team of Data Scientists/AI engineers who can build products from scratch

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Constant growth of knowledge


Long internship programs to create the next all-stars in programming

Web Factory is a problem-solving solution provider that will make sure your idea is realized

12+ years

transforming ideas into efficient digital solutions

5 years

an average partnership duration with our clients

93%

customer return rate

90%

of our clients have recommended our services

100+

clients satisfied

100+

projects delivered

4+

events organised

4

continents