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20VC: The Snapchat Memo: Lightspeed’s Jeremy Liew on The 4 Key Elements To Consider When Evaluating A Consumer Social Product, What is Good/Great/World Class For Retention, Usage and Downloads in Consumer Social Today & The Core Insight Development of Evan Spiegel’s That Has Changed Social Products Forever

Jeremy Lew on 20VC discussing The Snapchat memo
Jeremy Liew is a Partner @ Lightspeed Venture Partners, one of the leading firms of the last decade with a portfolio including the likes of Affirm, Snapchat (Snap), Mulesoft, Epic Games, Carta and more amazing companies. As for Jeremy, in…

20VC: Okta CEO Todd McKinnon on How To Approach Effective Decision-Making in Leadership, When Is The Right Time To Hire Recruiters and Heads of People, Balancing the Expectations of Wall St with Long Term Vision and What Truly Successful Board Management is Today

Todd McKinnon from Okta VisualsJoins us on 20CC
Todd McKinnon is the Co-Founder & CEO @ Okta, the identity layer for the internet, providing one trusted platform to secure every identity, from customers to your workforce. Prior to their IPO in 2017, Todd raised over $229M for the…

20VC Special: The Real Estate Fintech OGs on Why This Is Not The End For The Bay Area and What Can Be Done To Solve It, The Pros and Cons of Working with Corporate Investors and How Leading Their Teams Has Fundamentally Changed in a COVID World

Real Estate Fintech experts join us on 20VC
In today’s episode focused on real estate fintech we are joined by Assaf Wand, Nima Ghamsari, Max Simkoff and Brendan Wallace. Assaf Wand is the Founder & CEO @ Hippo Insurance, with over $700M in funding Hippo are setting a…

20VC: Pitch & Wunderlist Founder, Christian Reber on His Personal Relationship with Risk, Money, Whether the Sale to Microsoft was a Mistake, What Great Product Design Means Today & Why Founders Investing External Capital is a Distraction

Christian Reber Wunderlist founder joins us on 20VC
Christian Reber is the Founder & CEO of Pitch, the collaborative presentation software for modern teams. To date, Christian has raised over $52M for Pitch from some of the best in the business including Index, Thrive, Blueyard and then some…

20VC: Aleph’s Michael Eisenberg on Why Generalists Over Specialists, Why Boutique Smaller Firms Over Multi-Stage Firms, Portfolio Construction Theory, Capital Concentration Limits and How To Think Through Reserve Allocations with Market Cycles in Mind?

Michael Eisenberg joins us on 20VC
Michael Eisenberg is a Co-Founder and Equal Partner @ Aleph, with over $550M under management and a portfolio including the likes of Lemonade, Melio and HoneyBook, they are one of the leading early stage firms of the last decade. Prior…

20VC: Why VCs Should Care More About Cost of Capital and Less About Ownership, Lessons from working with Peter Thiel, Why Liquidity Aligns Incentives & Why It Is The Last Double That Matters in Venture with Justin Fishner-Wolfson

Justin Fishner-Wolfson joins us on 20VC
Justin Fishner-Wolfson is founder and the managing partner of 137 Ventures. They are a growth-stage venture firm that provides customized liquidity solutions to founders, investors, and early employees of high-growth private technology companies. Their portfolio includes SpaceX, Wish, Anduril, Flexport,…