He was previously a GP at Khosla Ventures, and prior to that he held senior positions at Google, YouTube, and Facebook. Over the course of his career, he has backed 19 unicorns including companies like Square, Palantir, and Gusto.
Here are some of the lessons we learned from studying Ben and his career.
We started our careers in venture. After about a week, we had a realization.
We had no idea what we were doing.
Turns out, we weren’t alone.
Junior VCs don’t get training. You’re forced to figure it out on your own.
Learning the rules, tools, and players takes FOREVER to learn. That’s why we made the ultimate VC resource library to speed up the learning curve.