Minter Dialogue with Fabrice Grinda
Fabrice Grinda is an entrepreneur, speaker and renowned angel investor. He was ranked #1 in Forbes, nearly 2x the #2, based on investment volume + number of exits. He’s invested in banner names such Alibaba, Airbnb, Dropbox, Tencent, Uber & Palantir. He’s currently cofounder of FJ Labs, a venture capital/PE company investing in ambitious founders solving big problems. Previously, he founded and successfully sold several startups, including Aucland (a European Ebay), Zingy and OLX (the alternative to Craigslist). In this conversation with Fabrice, we talk about the key to his success, some key lessons learned and a dive into his own life pivot. Fabrice is a vivid and well known speaker and a force of nature.
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To connect/follow with Fabrice Grinda:
- Fabrice’s eponymous site: FabriceGrinda
- You can find Fabrice on Twitter: @FabriceGrinda
- Fabrice Grinda on Linkedin
- Fabrice’s wikipedia page
- Forbes’ listing of angel investors
- and lastly the article in NYT on Fabrice (from 2015):
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Music credit: The jingle at the beginning of the show is courtesy of my friend, Pierre Journel, author of the Guitar Channel. And, the new sign-off music is “A Convinced Man,” a song I co-wrote and recorded with Stephanie Singer back in the late 1980s.