#13 First Check Ventures: Ali Jamal on Angel Investing | Startup Project by Nataraj

In this Episode of Startup project, Nataraj talked to Ali Jamal, Founder of First Cheque Ventures.

Prior to starting First Cheque Ventures, Ali was at companies like RockYou, Agoda & Rappi in growth and marketing roles.

Full conversation includes:

  • Career in Growth and data analytics
  • Early Angel investing 
  • Transition from Angel Investing to founding first check ventures
  • YC MFN clause 
  • Strategy behind the growth of First Check Ventures
  • Building unique deal flow
  • Investing in LATAM, Asia & Africa

Follow Ali Jamal on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/mralijamal/ and learn more about First Check Ventures here.

Nataraj is an engineer at Azure, partner at NVC & hosts thestartupproject.io podcast. Follow him on Twitter at https://twitter.com/natarajsindam & stay up to date here.