CEO, TBG and the VC club are excited to host Fabrice Grinda, serial entrepreneur ($300+ million in exits as founder of OLX, Zingy and Aucland) and co-founder of FJ Labs (investors in 250+ companies including Uber, Alibaba, Flexport, etc.), on Tuesday, October 11th at 12:30pm in Warren 311. Fabrice will be talking about FJ Labs, musing on the future of technology, and discussing the FJ Labs Apprentice program. Lunch will be provided. Space is limited, so RSVP ASAP!
FJ Labs are prolific investors and incubators of startups with a focus on consumer-facing marketplaces and ecommerce. The founders, Jose Marin and Fabrice Grinda, are both serial entrepreneurs with more than $500 million in company building exits. On company-building efforts, they have achieved averaged returns >11x. On the investment side, they have achieved returns of 5.7x on both seed and late-stage investing exits across the world. Lending Club, Alibaba, Uber, Dropbox, DeliveryHero and Palantir are just some of the 250 companies in FJ Lab’s portfolio.
In addition to sharing his experiences as company building and investor, Fabrice will describe FJ Labs’ Apprentice program. Through the Apprentice program, you will learn the ins and outs of venture investing, work closely with stellar entrepreneurs who are building their businesses, and have the opportunity to incubate a company with FJ Labs upon graduation.