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about this episode
0:39 – Jason introduces season 3 of ANGEL and Matt Ocko from Data Collective.
2:58 – Matt shares how he got involved in investing, and what he looks for when investing.
14:12 – Evaluating companies, what seed round in Silicon Valley look like in 2019, and why top VC firms have left the seed space.
27:35 – Matt shares Data Collective’s diligence strategy and how it’s helping them.
36:14 – Meeting Elizabeth Holmes and the lesson in the Theranos debacle, and deals that Matt’s passed on.
48:38 – Rhetoric around socialism and anti-capitalism in America.
55:25 – The two share thoughts on nuclear power, Fukushima and installing nuclear reactors.