Index Ventures' Mike Volpi and Danny Rimer on Global Innovation and Founder Power

Danny Rimer and Mike Volpi of Index Ventures with Recode's Kara Swisher

Danny Rimer and Mike Volpi joined Kara Swisher on the Recode Decode podcast covering: Danny and Mike's backgrounds and the early days of the internet; applying a global perspective to venture capital; being a smaller firm when capital is abundant; why the rise of other regions does not mean  Silicon Valley is "over"; open-source culture in Europe; Latin America, Israel, and China; scooters, autonomous driving, and the future of urban mobility; disrupting the beauty and fashion industries; disrupting venture capital itself; over-empowered founders and the WeWork CEO's $700 million cash-out; diversity in tech; techlash and antitrust regulation; and the most overhyped and most underhyped categories in tech.

Listen to the podcast here.

In this post: Mike Volpi, Danny Rimer

Published — Aug. 18, 2019