Episodes

#19 Shruti Gandhi: Founder and General Partner of Array.VC on early stage investing

In this Episode of Startup Project, Nataraj talked to Shruti Gandhi, GP of Array.VC. Before founding Array.VC a solo fund investing in b2b enterprise companies, she was a founder and an engineer. For more info check out her newsletter at shrutigandhi.substack.com Full Conversation includes: – Transition from engineer to vc– Working at Corporate VC vs running… Read More »#19 Shruti Gandhi: Founder and General Partner of Array.VC on early stage investing

#18: Bear.Tax Co-Founders on simplifying Crypto Taxes | Startup Project by Nataraj

In this Episode of Startup Project, Nataraj talked to Tela Andrews and Vamshi, Co-Founders of crypto currency tax software Bear.tax. Full Conversation includes: Origin story of Bear.Tax How microacquire.com helped the founding team to get together Crypto tax complexity for individuals, traders and businesses Roadmap for solving tax complexity Future of crypto Check out the… Read More »#18: Bear.Tax Co-Founders on simplifying Crypto Taxes | Startup Project by Nataraj

#17 Founding Partner of Ascend.vc: Kirby Winfield on all things Venture | Startup Project by Nataraj

In this Episode of Startup project (https://thestartupproject.io/) , Nataraj talked to Kirby Winfield, Founding GP of Ascend.vc (pre-seed fund based in Seattle). Prior to founding Ascend.vc, Kirby was part of founding teams at Go2Net (GNET), Marchex (MCHX), Dwellable (Acquired by Home Away (AWAY)) & AdXpose (Acquired by comScore (SCOR)). Full conversation includes: ▪️ Through line… Read More »#17 Founding Partner of Ascend.vc: Kirby Winfield on all things Venture | Startup Project by Nataraj

#16 Assure.co: Jeremy Neilson on all things Venture | Startup Project by Nataraj

In this Episode of Startup project, Nataraj talked to Jeremy Neilson, CEO & Co-Founder of Assure.co. Prior to co-founding Assure, Jeremy ran Utah Fund of Funds and later went on to found Assure. Assure created & pioneered the usage of SPVs and became the synonymous as backend of Venture Capital. Assure’s clients include Republic, Launch… Read More »#16 Assure.co: Jeremy Neilson on all things Venture | Startup Project by Nataraj

#15 Stonks.com: Ali Moiz on Investing, Streaming & Stonks | Startup Project by Nataraj

In this Episode of Startup project, Nataraj talked to Ali Moiz, Co-Founder of Stonks.Com. Prior to co-founding Stonks, Ali was a serial entrepreneur and co-founder of Stream Labs (Acq by Logitech) & Peanut Labs (Acq by E-Rewards). Full conversation includes: Value prop of Stonks for founders & investors Post pitch effect for startups Behind the… Read More »#15 Stonks.com: Ali Moiz on Investing, Streaming & Stonks | Startup Project by Nataraj

#14 Simplified.co: Co-Founder Ajay Yadav on Scaling, Building in Public & More | Startup Project by Nataraj

In this Episode of Startup project, Nataraj talked to Ajay, Co-Founder of Simplified.co.Prior to co-founding simplified.co, Ajay was a serial entrepreneur and was founder of Roomi, which helps people find flexible, affordable co-living solutions.Full conversation includes: India to U.S Raising venture for Roomi vs Simplified Funding landscape for repeat founder vs first time founder Competing… Read More »#14 Simplified.co: Co-Founder Ajay Yadav on Scaling, Building in Public & More | Startup Project by Nataraj

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

#12 Harvey Multani: Founder RUV Alliance & Miami100 DAO | Startup Project by Nataraj

If you are interested in co-investing with Nataraj, check out NVC Syndicate on Angel List. In this Episode of Startup project, Nataraj talked to Harvey Multani, Founder of RUV Alliance & Miami100 DAO.  Prior to starting RUV Alliance, Harvey was an early employee at Coinbase and Plaid working in business development and GTM Strategies.  Full… Read More »#12 Harvey Multani: Founder RUV Alliance & Miami100 DAO | Startup Project by Nataraj