138 episodes

Every company has a story.

Learn the playbooks that built the world’s greatest companies — and how you can apply them as a founder, operator, or investor.

Acquired Ben Gilbert and David Rosenthal

    • Technology
    • 4.9 • 746 Ratings

Every company has a story.

Learn the playbooks that built the world’s greatest companies — and how you can apply them as a founder, operator, or investor.

    Special: 2021 China Tech Trends (with Tech Buzz China)

    Special: 2021 China Tech Trends (with Tech Buzz China)

    We team up with two of the very best English-language analysts covering China tech today, Rui Ma and Ying Lu from the Tech Buzz China podcast, to talk about the big trends happening on the ground in China right now. We've had Rui and Ying's episodes on repeat in our own podcast players for many years as we researched our Meituan, PDD, Tencent and Alibaba episodes, and we're so excited to have them finally join us live.

    • 1 hr 17 min

    Meituan

    Meituan

    We dive into the history behind Meituan, the juggernaut Chinese "super-app" which dominates China's services economy, offering consumers everything from food delivery, restaurant reviews, travel booking, bike-sharing, movie ticketing, and countless other entertainment and lifestyle services all at the touch of a button.

    • 2 hr 20 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
746 Ratings

746 Ratings

ChristianW2017 ,

Great podcaster

Smart guys with interesting POVs and awesome guests. Loved the solana podcast it opened my eyes to the future.

mauryfootball ,

Great founding stories

Highly recommend if you’re interested in in-depth backgrounds on big-name founders Andy be companys they build

megan@podcastingyou ,

Actionable Content!

Ben and David do such a good job covering a variety of topics. The guests offer valuable insight as well. I would recommend this podcast to anyone looking to be inspired and motivated!

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