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#317: Steve Jurvetson — The Midas Touch and Mind-Bending Futures

#317: Steve Jurvetson — The Midas Touch and Mind-Bending Futures

Update: 2018-05-3158
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Steve Jurvetson (@jurvetson) is an early-stage venture capitalist with a focus on founder-led, mission-driven companies at the cutting edge of disruptive technology and new industry formation. Steve was the early VC investor in SpaceX, Tesla, Planet, Memphis Meats, Hotmail, and the deep learning companies Mythic and Nervana. He also led investments in startups that were acquired for $16 billion, and five that went public in successful IPOs.

In 2016, former President Barack Obama announced Steve's appointment as a Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship. Steve has also been honored as one of "Tech's Best Venture Investors" by Forbes, and as the "Venture Capitalist of the Year" by Deloitte. Steve will be launching a brand-new venture fund sometime later this year, and you can read about it at future.ventures.

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Comments (3)

Elan Ozeryanskiy

2:45

Nov 28th
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Sam A

Absolutely loved this discussion. I knew of Steve before, but never realised he was such an intellectual. Thanks for this

Sep 9th
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Michael J

love this episode. so much enthusiasm in Steve's voice

Jun 5th
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#317: Steve Jurvetson — The Midas Touch and Mind-Bending Futures

#317: Steve Jurvetson — The Midas Touch and Mind-Bending Futures