Angel Investing Episodes

April 12, 2021

How Does The Government Support Early-Stage Startup Founders? With Ch…

Christopher Hill — strategic advisor at Retina AI, angel investor, and board observer for the city of Los Angeles talks about gov…

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March 31, 2021

Building and selling an e-commerce empire to become a VC in the US - …

Today’s guest is Marcelo Franco, founder at Verve Capital and previously the co-founder of Sacks.com - the largest e-commerce com…

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March 29, 2021

IP rights, NDAs and starting early - the story of Physna by Paul Powe…

Paul Powers, Founder & CEO of Physna talks about the beginnings of his career in startups and the challenges he faced. We talk a …

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March 26, 2021

Silicon Valley Show in real life? Sure! Epic story of Distil Networks…

Rami Essaid, CEO at Finmark, venture partner at Pioneer Fund and partner at IDEA fund partners and previously the founder of Dist…

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March 19, 2021

User acquisition and African startup ecosystem - why are US investors…

Henry Pray, Director of Product Management at UpKeep talks about user acquisition for early startups and about the African startu…

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March 12, 2021

Founder VS Investor POV - answering the same questions from different…

Val Gui, VP of Automotive Lending at Upstart and Brittany Yoon, Principal at NFX talk about investor outreach, company valuation …

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March 10, 2021

How do you pitch yourself to an investor? The essentials of talking t…

Alyson DeNardo, partner at Mac Venture Capital, founder and CEO of Alden and partner at M Ventures talks about first time chats w…

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March 8, 2021

Operator, angel, advisor - Nick Cobb about investing as an operator t…

Nick Cobb, Senior Software Engineering manager at Aurora, active angel investor and an advisor to multiple startups talks about o…

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March 5, 2021

Angel investing, advising and unicorns - advice for first time founde…

Ashish Bhatia, software engineer, active angel investor and an advisory board member of 5 different startups talks about the jour…

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March 1, 2021

Rolling funds and how they are different from regular funds. By Jonat…

Jonathan Wasserstrum, CEO and Co-Founder at SquareFoot and lead of a syndicate and a rolling fund talks about running a rolling f…

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Feb. 26, 2021

How to get top talent from large firms on your cap table. By Alessand…

Alessandro Gnoli, Engineering Manager at Google talks about getting talent from top firms to get in your startups. In this episod…

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Feb. 24, 2021

Founder as a first time manager - what are the major challenges? By S…

Simon Gong, Senior Manager, Capacity Engineering & Analysis at Facebook talks about startup founders being the first time team ma…

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Feb. 22, 2021

Building the team - how, where and when do you start? By Nick Miceli.

Nick Miceli, Senior Tech Lead/Engineering Manager at Google talks about assembling the right team, choosing to go remote or hirin…

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Feb. 15, 2021

Testing out the idea for market disruption - how FidoCure made it. By…

Christina Lopes, Founder and CEO at FidoCure talks about how she came up with an idea, how she tested it out and raised her first…

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Feb. 5, 2021

What do you do after you raise your Pre-Seed round vs Seed round? By …

Jonathan Anderson , Co-Founder & CEO at Candu talks about what happens after each round of fundraising and what are the major dif…

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