03 Dec December 3, 2013 – European VC Paul Schroder & URL Flipper Aaron Pitman
Broadcast December 3, 2013 on Liberty Express Radio
Paul Schröder – Managing Partner at Capital-C Ventures
Paul Schröder has 30 years of international venture capital experience. Paul started in 1997 with Residentie Investments, and invested over $400 million in direct and indirect funds. He was the CEO and President of Residex Venture Capital Network, one of the oldest venture capital firms in Holland, and was chairman of the Dutch Venture Capital Association (NVP). Paul has been a managing partner at Capital-C Ventures since 2006. Capital-C Ventures is one of the most experienced Benelux venture capital firms and is focused on innovative top tech companies that need global growth capital. The firm specializes in seed start-up, growth capital, and emerging growth financing. We discuss European venture capital and its differences with American VC.
Aaron Pitman – President & Founder at API Domain Investments
Aaron Pitman runs API Domain Investments, a domain name development firm. A what? Listen and be amazed. Aaron turned a $10 domain into a 7-figure empire, and continues to do so with regularity. Its an amazing story! As a 24 year-old self-made millionaire, Aaron is a “positivity nut,” trying to inspire others to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. Aaron is an angel investor, speaks professionally, and has successfully launched, managed, and sold off several businesses. He has been featured in publications such as Forbes, INC, Yahoo, Mashable, Small Business Trends, and Under30CEO. In 2012, Aaron was voted Top 10 Digital Entrepreneurs of 2012 by MO.com and he sits on the Young Entrepreneur Council for the most successful entrepreneurs under 35 years of age.