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 @ the Vampire Squid 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.