20VC: Binary’s Justin Caldbeck on Specialisation Being Key To Success In VC, The Biggest Problem In VC Today and Why The Future Is A Moneyless Barter Economy
1.) How Justin made his way into venture and came to found Binary Capital?
2.) Question from Binary LP, Judith Elsea: Has it been harder to win deals at Binary without the big and established fund names behind you? How has the conversation with founders changed?
3.) Why is Justin so excited by what he calls, ‘vibrant moneyless commerce platforms? What has done previously in the space? Why is it different now?
4.) Why is Justin so bullish on the often over-hyped ‘on-demand’ economy? Which verticals provide the best opportunities to provide an on-demand experience without the need for local infrastructure?
5.) Friends and Family Round: Ryan Caldbeck @ CirleUp: What VCs does Ryan most admire and respect? 2.) What makes 1 VC a great board member and another not? Tiffany Zhong: What are your biggest misses? 2.) What are the biggest issues in VC?
Items Mentioned In Today’s Episode:
Justin’s Fave Book: Grit by Angela Duckworth
Justin’s Most Recent Investment: Recharge
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