Atp The Start Asia Tech Podcast

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Voice of the Asian Tech Ecosystem by Graham Brown

Episódios

  • 242: Startup Co Founders – Do You Need Them? (The Start STA3)

    29/04/2018

    Podcast highlights: 09:20 Gustavo shares a true story about ageism in the start up industry in Asia where older founders over 50 cannot gain investors without having younger co-founders 17:20 Dennis and Gustavo share their thoughts on having co-founders and the importance of finding the right co-founder 37:30 Three is the magic number- a collaboration of three co-founders (the hustler, the hacker and the hipster) are what investors are looking for Podcast notes: 00:05 STA3 - The Start with Dennis Poh and Gustavo Liu, hosted by Graham Brown 01:20 Dennis and Gustavo take a guess at the average age of a start up founder 04:23 A MIT survey found that the average age of start up founders who started a high growth company is 45 years old 06:35 Why do we have this misconception that start up founders are young guys in shorts and sandals? 09:20 Gustavo shares a true story about ageism in the start up industry in Asia where older founders over 50 cannot gain investors without having younger co-founders 11:48 The r

  • 227: Where are the best (and worst) options for incorporating your business in Asia? (The Start STA2)

    14/04/2018

    Podcast highlights: 07:40 Banking options for startups. The regulations are getting tougher. If you're thinking about where to set up your business, always factor in the banking options it's going to give you. 27:45 What factors should startup founders think about when they're choosing a place to start a business? 44:45 Are there any sort of things that banks don't like to hear? What are the common mistakes startup founders make when incorporating their business? Podcast notes: 00:05 STA2 - ATP The Start with Graham Brown, Dennis Poh and Gustavo Liu 00:05 Dennis Poh: answering the questions of clients about where they should set up their company in and what things they should take care of after incorporating the company 02:20 Gustavo Liu: former private banker and co-founder of The Hungry Lab, advisor to start-ups on financial aspects 04:25 What tends to go wrong when a Silicon Valley startup wants to incorporate a company in Asia? 07:40 Banking options for startups. The regulations are getting tougher. If

  • 200: Formal and Informal Founders Agreements (ATP The Start)

    10/03/2018

    Podcast highlights: 09:57 Informal Founder's Agreements. For businesses that start informally, does it make sense to write something down on paper like a memorandum before incorporating the business? Does this have any legal implications? 29:38 All about share holder agreements. Having a share holder agreement in place, understanding the obligations, downloading shareholder templates online as well as looking for templates that are in the same jurisdiction 33:06 Founder equity shares and investing agreements. What are the common mistakes that founders make when it comes to equity agreements? Podcast notes: 00:05 STA1 - ATP The Start with Dennis Poh and Graham Brown 01:05 What does Dennis do on a day to day basis? A little bit about his education and professional background 04:43 Regarding firms that offer legal taxation advice, where are their blindspots when dealing with startups? How does Aegis Partners compensate for these issues? 08:25 Starting a business informally and only incorporating the busines