March 7, 2022

Episode 19 - The Evolving Venture Stack

Episode 19 - The Evolving Venture Stack

👋 Hey! Thanks for checking out the GoingVC Podcast - uncovering new paths into VC, diving deeper into alternative models, and addressing areas of weakness with Rachel (@rachmast), and JJ (@jjmaclean) from the GoingVC team.

We're really excited to be bringing to you today our conversation with Michaeli Palank (@mpalank101) and Anubhav Srivastava (@anubhav0313). As always, if you've got any questions, feedback, guest ideas, or just want to say hey, don't hesitate to shoot us a message at!

Anubhav’s Book Recommendation: Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything by Joshua Foer

Mike’s Book Recommendation: The Case for Space: How the Revolution in Spaceflight Opens Up a Future of Limitless Possibility by Robert Zubrin

Episode Chapters:

  1. Introduction - 0:00
  2. Mike and Anubhav’s Career Origin Stories - 1:12
  3. Venture Portfolio Construction - 10:53
  4. The Evolving Venture Stack - 33:21
  5. Celebrity Investors - 38:21
  6. From Hollywood to Sand Hill Road - 48:53
  7. 2022 and Closing Thoughts - 53:36