People first. We look for curiosity, purpose and courage.
Business second. We look for customers or users who love the product or service.
Investment third. We look for a fair deal for entrepreneurs, investors and partners.
Customize our involvement with each company.
Help at Inflection points.
Survived the GFC on Wall Street.
Joined General Assembly in the early days, developed and scaled their first long-form courses.
Moved to Hong Kong, started General Assembly in Asia. 1 year, 2k+ students, 6 employees, $1mm run rate.
Have worked with startups of all sizes across the globe - have seen the good, the bad, and the ugly.
Weakness: Can't code. Can't speak Chinese.
Great people. Independent, motivated thinkers with an emphasis on execution. Flexible on the rest.