Emerging Markets Enthusiast

[Strategic DeepDive] Matt Cole (Suma SaaS) on the art of leadership, agility and supporting SMEs in LatAm

September 13, 2022 Season 3 Episode 5
Emerging Markets Enthusiast
[Strategic DeepDive] Matt Cole (Suma SaaS) on the art of leadership, agility and supporting SMEs in LatAm
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On this episode Pat sits down with Matt Cole, CEO of Suma SaaS to talk about his approach to leadership, how leadership styles have to evolve in VUCA environments and what makes a successful leader. We also dive into his journey into startups in LatAm and the future plans for Suma. 

On this episode you will learn about: 

  • What makes a successful leader
  • What is paradoxical leadership and how to implement it 
  • Why coaching is critical to evolve and grow your leadership skills


You can find Matt on LinkedIn here

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Matt's way into venture
His take on business leadership
What is the definition of good leadership?
How to adapt your leadership style as the company scales?
How to communicate paradoxical leadership adequately
Other leadership types
What is next for Suma?
Fast speed round