Bill Gurley – Direct Listing vs. IPOs – [Invest Like the Best, EP.144]

My guest this week is Bill Gurley, general partner at Benchmark Capital. Our conversation is about one specific issue that has popped up as a topic of interest in the investing community in recent months: the comparison between bringing a company public through a traditional IPO vs. what’s know as a direct listing. This episode…

Joe McLean – How to be a Pro’s Pro – [Invest Like the Best, EP.143]

My guest this week is Joe McLean, the founder of Intersect Capital, which provides financial advisory services to a variety of clients, including a number of NBA players and other professional athletes. What I loved about this conversation was the weaving of sport, coaching, and finance into a cohesive whole. There’s so much to take…

Eric Sorensen – How Quant Evolves – [Invest Like the Best, EP.139]

My guest this week is Eric Sorensen, the CEO of Panagora asset management, which manages more than $46B for clients across a variety of strategies. Eric began his career serving in the Air Force as both a pilot and instructor in high performance jet aircraft. He then accumulated 40 years of quantitative research and investment…