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Consensus Rewind: How Crypto Is Shaking Up the VC World

A venture capitalist is a private-equity investor who provides capital to companies with high growth potential in exchange for an equity stake.

October 14, 2022

Jenn Kalidoss, go-to-market and growth lead at SyndicateDAO, a decentralized investing protocol and social network, Alexander Ye, “hokage” at Republic Crypto, a private investing platform, and Jocelyn Cheng, CEO of Luno Expeditions, a global early-stage investor, sit down with CoinDesk senior reporter Tracy Wang, sat down to discuss venture capital in crypto.

They talk about how VC investing in Web3 differs from  investing in Web2 and how they are similar. They break down how they decide which companies to invest in and how regulations play into those decisions.

The panel discussion took place on June 10, the second day of CoinDesk’s Consensus 2022 festival in Austin, Texas.

The executive producer for CoinDesk Reports is Jared Schwartz. Nia Freeman edited this episode.