Missing Payroll 27x, To 500+ Investments
Fabrice Grinda has been called the most prolific angel investor in the world. He was named #1 in a Forbes piece, ranking angel investors based on volume + number of exits.
He’s generated hundreds of millions of dollars in exits from the 500+ investments, including companies like Alibaba, Viagogo, Tencent, Airbnb, Betterment, Uber, Fanduel & Palantir.
Before setting up his “startup studio” & investment fund, he started and sold multiple companies. This including OLX, the “Craigslist” marketplace of countries like India, Brazil & Pakistan.
But things weren’t always so rosy.
Fabrice shares stories of living on $2/day, living in his office because he couldn’t afford an apartment & missing payroll 27 times!
We also do a deep dive into his area of expertise: the future of marketplaces, how he’d think of business ideas if starting today, the science of happiness, minimalism, and why we’re still at the very beginning of the digital revolution.