EUVC #122 Tim Draper, Draper Ventures
New episode of The European VC podcast is out 🥳
Today, we are happy to welcome Tim Draper, founder of the Draper Venture Network, a global network of venture capital funds. He funded Baidu, Tesla, Skype, SpaceX, Twitch, Hotmail, and numerous other well-known unicorns at the seed stage. He is a supporter and global thought leader for entrepreneurs everywhere, and a leading spokesperson for Bitcoin, Blockchain, ICOs and cryptocurrencies.
In this episode you’ll learn:
– The origin story of the Draper empire and why Tim built and scaled via a completely different model - including a TV show that now has 11 million viewers!
– How Tim thinks about succession and partnership structures as well as putting his name behind the business
– How Tim thinks about Europe and what our biggest opportunity and challenge is
– Why Tim thinks the EUVC LP Syndicate model is “very interesting”!
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