Episodes

Sept. 29, 2022

UVC: Mark Ghermezian from m]x[v Capital on his operator focus approac…

Understanding VC is a deep-dive on how venture capitalists work. In this episode, I speak to Mark Ghermezian, Founder and General…

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Sept. 21, 2022

Deep Dive: The Power Law with Sebastian Mallaby

Sebastian Mallaby, Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow in International Economics at the Council on Foreign Relations, is the author of…

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Sept. 14, 2022

PitchMeNot: Michael Blakey from Cocoon Capital featuring Blackfrog

PitchMeNot is the closest thing to an interaction between a VC and a startup but in a casual conversational format. In this episo…

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Aug. 24, 2022

UVC: Aly Madhavji from Blockchain Founders Fund on the similarities a…

Understanding VC is a deep dive into how venture capitalists work. In this episode, I speak to Aly Madhavji, the Managing Partner…

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July 24, 2022

UVC: Eddy Chan from Intudo Ventures on why Indonesia only, Intudo's c…

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how venture capitalists work. In this episode, I speak to Eddy Chan, founding partner of ‘Indo…

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July 20, 2022

PitchMeNot: Jeevan Sunner from Playfair Capital featuring Waitrr

PitchMeNot is the closest thing to an interaction between a VC and a startup but in a casual conversational format. In this episo…

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July 17, 2022

UVC: Insik Rhee from Vertex Ventures US on the skillsets, values, and…

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how venture capitalists work. In this episode, I speak to Insik Rhee, General Partner at early…

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June 26, 2022

UVC: Joan Yao from Kickstart Ventures on venture philanthropy & how i…

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how venture capitalists work. In this episode, I speak with Joan Yao who is the Vice President…

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June 12, 2022

UVC: Do Bui from ThinkZone Ventures on why they work with just 10 sta…

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how venture capitalists work. In this episode, I speak with Do Bui, the Founding Partner and C…

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May 25, 2022

UVC: Joseph Mocanu from Verge HealthTech Fund on interesting innovati…

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how Venture Capitalists work. In this episode, I speak with Joseph Mocanu, founding partner of…

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April 12, 2022

Deep Dive: Startup fundraising with Nathan Beckord

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how Venture Capitalists work. In this episode, I talk with Nathan Beckord, Founder and CEO at …

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March 24, 2022

UVC: Jeffrey Paine from Golden Gate Ventures on the importance of res…

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how Venture Capitalists work. In this episode, I speak with Jeffrey Paine, Co-founder and Mana…

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March 19, 2022

UVC: Hian Goh takes us through Openspace Ventures, the reasoning behi…

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how Venture Capitalists work. In this episode, I speak with Hian Goh, Founder and General Part…

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Feb. 21, 2022

UVC: Jessica Liu from Appworks Ventures on their accelerator program,…

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how Venture Capitalists work. In this episode, I explore with Jessica Liu from Appworks, the i…

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Feb. 14, 2022

UVC: Yinglan Tan and Linh Dang on the entrepreneurial journey of Edmi…

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how Venture Capitalists work. In this episode, I talk to Yinglan tan, Founding Managing Partne…

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Feb. 7, 2022

UVC: Swapna Gupta from Qualcomm Ventures India on the fund's consiste…

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how Venture Capitalists work. In this episode, I talk to Swapna Gupta, Director at Qualcomm Ve…

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Jan. 11, 2022

UVC: Joshua Agusta from Mandiri Capital Indonesia on Corporate VCs, t…

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how Venture Capitalists work. In this episode, I talk to Joshua Agusta, Director of Venture Fu…

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Dec. 31, 2021

UVC: Michael Lints from Golden Gate Ventures on later-stage fundraisi…

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how Venture Capitalists work. In this episode, in order to understand more about later stage f…

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Dec. 23, 2021

Deep Dive: Strategy for VC fund growth and portfolio development with…

In the second episode of our new segment, Deep Dive, I do a detailed discussion with Brian Ma about running a VC fund, something …

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Dec. 16, 2021

UVC: Prayank Swaroop from Accel Ventures on the Accel Atoms Program, …

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how Venture Capitalists work. In this episode, I talk to Prayank Swaroop from Accel Ventures a…

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Dec. 6, 2021

UVC: Erwin Arifin from StartupIndonesia.co on bridging the gap betwee…

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how Venture Capitalists work. In this episode, I talk to Erwin Arifin, co-founder at StartupIn…

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Nov. 29, 2021

Deep Dive: What you should know about early stage venture capital wit…

Deep Dive is a brand-new segment of Understanding VC where I explore discrete concepts related to venture capital with our guests…

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Nov. 23, 2021

UVC: Chris Smith from Playfair Capital on his transition from law to …

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how Venture Capitalists work. In this episode, I talk to Chris Smith, Managing Partner at Play…

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Nov. 10, 2021

UVC: Aldi Adrian Hartanto from Arise, MDI Ventures on his “language o…

Understanding VC is a deep dive on how Venture Capitalists work. In this episode, I talk to Aldi Adrian Hartanto Partner at Arise…

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