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Emerging Markets Enthusiast

Patrick Alex

Tech entrepreneurship has the potential to change the growth trajectory of emerging and underserved markets. This podcast is dedicated to telling the stories of operators and investors from São Paulo to Singapore diving into their lessons learned and how they are changing their countries one step at a time. Hosted by Pat Alex, Emerging Markets Enthusiast in his own right.
Episodes
[Operator Stories] Reflecting on 6 years at Rappi - Clara Gold on execution, hustle and scaling growth teamsSeptember 27, 2022 Episode artwork [Strategic DeepDive] Matt Cole (Suma SaaS) on the art of leadership, agility and supporting SMEs in LatAm September 13, 2022 Episode artwork [Operator Stories] Tiago Costa Alves (Golden Gate Ventures) on building tech teams, mapping Asia and the value of an Entrepreneur in ResidenceAugust 30, 2022 Episode artwork Endeavor Deciphering LatAm VC Study - Panel with Magdalena Coronel (IDB Lab), Daniela Izquierdo (Foodology), Andy Tsao (SVB), Adolfo Blasco (Nazca)August 16, 2022 Episode artwork [Investor Journey] Charlie Graham-Brown (Seedstars) on investing in emerging markets, the beginnings of Seedstars and how to build strong growth teamsAugust 02, 2022 Episode artwork [Strategic DeepDive] Dan Green (Gunderson Dettmer) on the current VC environment and what it means for deal negotiations, contractual features and moreJuly 19, 2022 Episode artwork [Investor Journey] Allen Taylor (Endeavor Catalyst) on scaling the fund to US$500M AUM doubling down on Endeavor’s mission & current macro-environment and implications for emerging marketsJuly 05, 2022 Episode artwork [Operator Stories] Rafaella Baraldo (PodsFinance) on the digitalisation of banking, understanding DeFi and hedging cryptoJune 21, 2022 Episode artwork [Investor Journey] Federico Gomez Romero (Seaya Cathay) on empathy, the importance of the founding team in deal selection and Seaya Cathay’s new Latam fundJune 07, 2022 Episode artwork [Operator Stories] Marcelo Sampaio (Hashdex) - Building the S&P 500 for Crypto, pushing for mainstream adoption & unlocking value May 24, 2022 Episode artwork [Investor Journey] Luiz Ribeiro (General Atlantic) on the origins of GA, manoeuvring bear markets, macro outlook & tips on going publicMay 10, 2022 Episode artwork [Operator Stories] Janan Knust (KLog) on being uncomfortable as a state of mind, bootstrapping to $100M in revenues and revolutionising the logistics industry at the same time April 26, 2022 Episode artwork [Investor Journey] Patrick Arippol & Bianca Martinelli (Alexia Ventures) on the next Gen of VC in LatAm and sustaining moats through tech enabled communitiesApril 12, 2022 Episode artwork [Investor Journey] Tackling poverty through financial inclusion - Monica Brand Engel (Quona) on the intersection of profit and purpose, measuring impact and managing boardsMarch 29, 2022 Episode artwork [Operator Stories] From Coca-Cola to NotCo - Flavia Buchmann (NotCo) on building consumer brands, the NotConcept and guerrilla marketing March 15, 2022 Episode artwork [Operator Stories] Pedro Sônego de Oliveira (TruePay) on the next wave of B2B fintech in Brazil, building TruePay and making the switch from investor to founderMarch 01, 2022 Episode artwork [Strategic DeepDive] Angie Udry (KASZEK) on scaling culture, incentive structures and managing multi-cultural teamsFebruary 15, 2022 Episode artwork [Investor Journey] Laura González-Estéfani (TheVentureCity) on talent has no zip code, founders turned funders and trust across culturesFebruary 01, 2022 Episode artwork Justin Norman (The Flip) underestimated talent, soft power and ecosystem development in AfricaJanuary 18, 2022 Episode artwork [Investor Journey] Luiz Manzano & Alex Mello (BigBets) on effective altruism in venture as a strategy and dynamics of early stage investingJanuary 04, 2022 Episode artwork Alex González Ormerod (Rest of World) on tech disruption, regulation and economic development for LatAmDecember 21, 2021 Episode artwork [Investor Journey] Unlocking VC in Pakistan - Rabeel Warraich (Sarmayacar) on starting the first institutional fund in the country, false perceptions and getting the flywheel goingDecember 07, 2021 Episode artwork [Investor Journey] Laura Constantini (Astella) on building a VC firm from 0-$100m, mechanics of early stage investing & winning over LPs November 23, 2021 Episode artwork [Investor Journey] Jeffrey Paine (Golden Gate Ventures) on the human factor in VC, apprenticeship model, investing in SEA and founder developmentNovember 09, 2021 Episode artwork [Investor Journey] Backing founders and emerging fund managers - Stevon Darling (IFC) on investing, dealflow trends and talent attraction for startupsOctober 26, 2021 Episode artwork