Ali Tamaseb is a partner at Data Collective (DCVC), a highly reputable venture capital firm in Silicon Valley with over $2 billion under management. He holds several leadership and board positions at companies both globally and across the U.S. He holds a degree in Biomedical Engineering from Imperial College London, and studied General Management at Stanford Graduate School of Business. Tamaseb was an honoree of the British Alumni Award, Centenary Enterprise Award, and Imperial College Medal for Outstanding Achievement.
The following is excerpted from “SUPER FOUNDERS: What Data Reveals About Billion-Dollar Startups” by Ali Tamaseb. Copyright © 2021. Available from PublicAffairs, an imprint of Hachette Book Group, Inc. In 1995, General Magic, the startup company where Tony Fadell worked, built an early version of a smartphone. The hybrid telephone-computer was unlike anything the industry had seen before....
May 17, 2021