Released June 9th, 2021
Founder's Field Guide
Florian Hagenbuch, Mate Pencz - Everything Will Be Bought Online
Florian Hagenbuch and Mate Pencz are the co-founders of Loft, a platform designed to bring Latin American real estate into the e-commerce age. We cover the market opportunity in Brazilian real estate, the value proposition for iBuying across the US and Latin American ecosystems, and touch on the potential for Loft to expand from real estate into adjacent services.
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Brad Gerstner, Rich Barton - Thriving in Changing Markets
Brad is the founder of Altimeter Capital. Rich is the founder/CEO of Zillow and also founded Expedia & Glassdoor. We cover Rich’s “power to the people” strategy, going public through SPACs vs. IPOs, and using big hairy audacious goals to build a great company.
Modest Proposal - Better, Cheaper, Faster: Why Companies that Reduce Friction Win
The pseudonymous Modest Proposal is one of the most respected thinkers on financial Twitter. We cover the frameworks he uses to analyze today's stock market, the impacts of COVID on businesses, and break down what makes InterActiveCorp (IAC) such a unique company.
Daniel Ek - The Future of Audio
Daniel Ek is the founder and CEO of Spotify. We cover trends in audio, some of his frameworks for viewing the world, and his commitment to growth for both himself and Spotify.
When Software Eats the Real (Estate) World
A16z general partner Alex Rampell explains how software is beginning to disrupt the home buying process.
Insights into Brazil's Silicon Valley
A discussion on Brazil's emerging class of entrepreneurs and its rapid pace of innovation.
Beyond the Fifth Wall Quick Take: iBuyers Explained
Fifth Wall Partner Vik Chawla, who co-leads the firm's real estate technology investments, explains the iBuying model.
Is iBuying the Future of Real Estate?
Scott Galloway discusses the future of iBuying.
Latin America Digital Transformation Report 2020
An overview of digital transformation in Latin America and emerging consumer trends.