Ankit Sud (Principal @ NewView Capital)
Growing slow and scaling culture as you expand your team, venture funds attempting to de-commoditize themselves, and thoughts on the current state of valuations
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NewView is one of the top-performing multi-strategy funds in the world with stakes in Segment, Plaid, Hims, Duolingo, and many others. Within his role Ankit focuses primarily on evaluating and supporting growth-stage fintech and enterprise software companies.
In this talk, we discuss:
Growing slow and scaling culture as you expand your team
Venture funds attempting to de-commoditize themselves
Thoughts on the current state of valuations
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