On today’s episode, I am joined by Barry Eggers, Founding Partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners.
Episode Key Takeaways:
- Barry shares with us his 20+ year journey from a new venture firm in the early 2000s to the global powerhouse that is Lightspeed today.
- We get Barrys take on the state of venture and his position on acknowledging and preparing for the ups and downs that come with being in the industry.
- He gives helpful tips on how to navigate relationships with your LPs for emerging managers.
- We learn about Lightspead’s Scout program, which has a mission to offer VC investing opportunities to racial minorities in an effort to diversify VC and find unique entrepreneurs from around the world.