Charlie and ComplyAdvantage – Financial Crime Edition

Hope to see you during this week’s convo with Charlie of ComplyAdvantage where we talk about financial crime and his platform which aids in combating it. Joined by hosts Vaibhav / Cokie / Yann / Jane 👏 https://lnkd.in/e9GPED6 #fintech #technology #cybersecurity #privacy #cybercrime #api #aml #banking

Likely a new HBS case study: Quibi

Is anyone else following Quibi (or even downloaded it)? I think it'll soon be a business school case study on what went wrong.  The team (Jeffrey Katzenberg / Meg Whitman) raised $1.75bn, recruited some big names for producing and staring (Steven Spielberg and Liam Hemsworth), and sold $150m of add inventory pre-launch. Some of those… Continue reading Likely a new HBS case study: Quibi

Startup Resources During #Covid19

I believe that the US will have more Covid19 cases than China. Its a byproduct of a country passively watching this across the seas for a month before taking it seriously. Now hard decisions are being made and more will be made in the next few weeks. Time to get over it and make smart… Continue reading Startup Resources During #Covid19

Seed Stage Tech Stack

I love transparency into how startups build themselves. It shows confidence and also a willingness to learn (or change). Across released a blog post showing the 28 tools they already use for a team of 2; what they use them for and how much they pay. Ironically enough, LinkedIn Sales Navigator is the most expensive piece of the stack… Continue reading Seed Stage Tech Stack

Black Swan

It seems like the VC/ startup community is blowing up over this "Black Swan" post by Sequoia. https://giphy.com/gifs/filmeditor-mean-girls-movie-3otPoLJJdKNEZQw9jy In reality, this is a pretty level headed memo. Especially if you put that against their RIP Good Times deck. The large points are: Ensure you're not running fat Prepare that your business model is about to… Continue reading Black Swan