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The 10X Capital Podcast: Limited Partner is where we talk about venture capital through the lens of limited partners.
The world of LPs is notoriously secret and private, but on this show, influential limited partners, VCs, and investors speak candidly about venture capital and how LPs are navigating the asset class today. Your hosts are David Weisburd of 10X Capital and Erik Torenberg of Turpentine. The 10X Capital: Limited Partner podcast is part of the Turpentine podcast network. Learn more: turpentine.co

The 10X Capital Podcast: The Limited Partner with David Weisburd and Erik Torenberg | Startups, Venture Capital, and Limited Turpentine

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The 10X Capital Podcast: Limited Partner is where we talk about venture capital through the lens of limited partners.
The world of LPs is notoriously secret and private, but on this show, influential limited partners, VCs, and investors speak candidly about venture capital and how LPs are navigating the asset class today. Your hosts are David Weisburd of 10X Capital and Erik Torenberg of Turpentine. The 10X Capital: Limited Partner podcast is part of the Turpentine podcast network. Learn more: turpentine.co

    E67: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta CIO - Muthu Muthiah

    E67: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta CIO - Muthu Muthiah

    Muthu Muthiah, CIO of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta sits down with David Weisburd to discuss how he developed the governance, systems, and team to deploy $2 Billion dollars at Inatai Foundation. They also delve into the endowment style investment philosophy, the importance of asset allocation relative to manager selection, and the venture strategy at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.

    The 10X Capital Podcast is part of the Turpentine podcast network. Learn more: turpentine.co

    We’re proudly sponsored by Deel. If you’re ready to level up your HR and payroll platform, visit:
    https://bit.ly/deelx10xcapital 
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    SPONSOR

    Deel

    Most businesses use up to 16 tools to hire, manage, and pay their workforce, but there's one platform that has replaced them all: that’s Deel.

    Deel is the all in one HR and payroll platform built for global work. The smartest startups in my portfolio use Deel to integrate HR, payroll, compliance, and everything else in a single product so you can focus on what you do best. Scale your business and let Deel do the rest. 

    Deel allows you to hire onboard and pay talent in over 150 countries from background checks to built in contracts. You can manage the entire worker life cycle from a single and easy to use interface. 

    Click here to book a free, no strings attached, demo with Deel today:
     https://bit.ly/deelx10xcapital 
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    X / Twitter:
    @childrensatl (Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta)
    @dweisburd (David Weisburd)
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    LinkedIn:
    Muthu Muthiah: https://www.linkedin.com/in/muthumuthiah/
    Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta: https://www.linkedin.com/company/children's-healthcare-of-atlanta/
    David Weisburd: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dweisburd/ 
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    LINKS: 
    Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta: https://choa.org/
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    NEWSLETTER:
    By popular demand, we’ve launched the 10X Capital Podcast newsletter, which offers this week’s venture capital and limited partner news in digestible news bites delivered straight to your email. To subscribe please visit: http://10xcapital.beehiiv.com/ 
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    Questions or topics you want us to discuss on The 10X Capital Podcast? Email us at david@10xcapital.com
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    TIMESTAMPS: 
    (0:00) Episode preview
    (1:35) Muthu’s path to mission-driven investing
    (5:36) Building a team of generalist at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
    (8:03) Deploying $2B at Inatai Foundation
    (11:37) Sponsor: Deel
    (13:44) Importance of asset allocation strategy
    (17:28) Navigating the Principal-Agent Problem in asset management
    (20:41) Investment approach at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    (21:46) CHOA’s venture philosophy and portfolio
    (26:04) The mission and values of CHOA

    • 27 min
    E66: Melinda Gates’ Pivotal Ventures on Investing in VC - Erin Harkless Moore

    E66: Melinda Gates’ Pivotal Ventures on Investing in VC - Erin Harkless Moore

    Erin Harkless Moore, Senior Director of Pivotal Ventures, sits down with David Weisburd to discuss Pivotal Ventures’ $1B mission to drive equality and returns. In addition, they discuss how Pivotal works to close the gender gap, ways to manage teams more thoughtfully and the capability of venture dollars to drive exponential impact. 

    The 10X Capital Podcast is part of the Turpentine podcast network. Learn more: turpentine.co

    We’re proudly sponsored by Deel. If you’re ready to level up your HR and payroll platform, visit:
    https://bit.ly/deelx10xcapital 
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    SPONSOR

    Deel

    Most businesses use up to 16 tools to hire, manage, and pay their workforce, but there's one platform that has replaced them all: that’s Deel.

    Deel is the all in one HR and payroll platform built for global work. The smartest startups in my portfolio use Deel to integrate HR, payroll, compliance, and everything else in a single product so you can focus on what you do best. Scale your business and let Deel do the rest. 

    Deel allows you to hire onboard and pay talent in over 150 countries from background checks to built in contracts. You can manage the entire worker life cycle from a single and easy to use interface. 

    Click here to book a free, no strings attached, demo with Deel today:
     
    https://bit.ly/deelx10xcapital 
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    X / Twitter:
    @dweisburd (David Weisburd)
    @erin_harkless (Erin Harkless Moore)

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    LinkedIn:
    Erin Harkless Moore: https://www.linkedin.com/in/erin-harkless-cfa/
    David Weisburd: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dweisburd/ 
    Pivotal Ventures: https://www.linkedin.com/company/pivotalventures/

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    LINKS: 
    Pivotal Ventures: https://www.pivotalventures.org/

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    NEWSLETTER:
    By popular demand, we’ve launched the 10X Capital Podcast newsletter, which offers this week’s venture capital and limited partner news in digestible news bites delivered straight to your email. To subscribe please visit: http://10xcapital.beehiiv.com/ 
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    Questions or topics you want us to discuss on The 10X Capital Podcast? Email us at david@10xcapital.com
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    TIMESTAMPS: 
    (1:06) Erin Harkless Moore's Background and Pivotal Ventures' Strategy
    (5:26) Balancing Collaboration and Consensus in Decision-making
    (8:26) Common Mistakes made by Venture Asset Managers
    (10:28) How Mission-oriented Organizations View Performance
    (14:31) Sponsor: Deel
    (16:05) Refining the Investment Strategy at Pivotal Ventures
    (23:08) Discussion on VC Track Record
    (24:36) Value of Unexpected References in Due Diligence
    (32:48) Aligning Personal Values with Career Goals

    • 36 min
    E65: CEO of Bitwise on How Institutions Access Crypto

    E65: CEO of Bitwise on How Institutions Access Crypto

    Hunter Horsley, CEO of Bitwise Asset Management, sits down with David Weisburd to discuss the institutional investment case for Bitcoin and digital assets. In addition, they discuss the diversification benefits of digital assets for portfolio construction, bull arguments for Bitcoin, and expanding the GDP of the internet through increasing use cases of public blockchains. 

    The 10X Capital Podcast is part of the Turpentine podcast network. Learn more: turpentine.co

    We’re proudly sponsored by Deel. If you’re ready to level up your HR and payroll platform, visit:
    https://bit.ly/deelx10xcapital 
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    SPONSOR

    Deel

    Most businesses use up to 16 tools to hire, manage, and pay their workforce, but there's one platform that has replaced them all: that’s Deel.

    Deel is the all in one HR and payroll platform built for global work. The smartest startups in my portfolio use Deel to integrate HR, payroll, compliance, and everything else in a single product so you can focus on what you do best. Scale your business and let Deel do the rest. 

    Deel allows you to hire onboard and pay talent in over 150 countries from background checks to built in contracts. You can manage the entire worker life cycle from a single and easy to use interface. 

    Click here to book a free, no strings attached, demo with Deel today:
    https://bit.ly/deelx10xcapital 
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    X / Twitter:
    @HHorsley (Hunter Horsley)
    @BitwiseInvest (Bitwise Asset Management)
    @dweisburd (David Weisburd)
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    LinkedIn:
    Hunter Horsley: https://www.linkedin.com/in/hunter-horsley-11512721/
    Bitwise Asset Management: https://www.linkedin.com/company/bitwise-asset-management/
    David Weisburd: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dweisburd/ 
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    LINKS: 
    https://bitwiseinvestments.com/
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    NEWSLETTER:
    By popular demand, we’ve launched the 10X Capital Podcast newsletter, which offers this week’s venture capital and limited partner news in digestible news bites delivered straight to your email. To subscribe please visit: http://10xcapital.beehiiv.com/ 
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    Questions or topics you want us to discuss on The 10X Capital Podcast? Email us at david@10xcapital.com
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    TIMESTAMPS: 
    (0:00) Episode Preview and Overview of Bitwise
    (5:29) Discussion on the Bitwise Bitcoin ETF
    (10:53) Exploration of Institutional Investment in Crypto
    (18:49) Sponsor: Deel
    (20:53) Use Cases of Public Blockchains
    (25:52) The Role and Impact of Developers in Crypto
    (30:40) 10X Capital Podcast Newsletter
    (31:06) Future of Bitwise and its Role in the Digital Asset Space

    • 34 min
    E64: How Startups Can Access $13 Trillion in Retirement Capital - Eric Satz

    E64: How Startups Can Access $13 Trillion in Retirement Capital - Eric Satz

    Eric Satz, CEO of Alto, sits down with David Weisburd to discuss how startups can access $13 trillion in retirement capital. In addition, they discuss why to invest in alternative assets via retirement capital, strategies for personal venture portfolio construction and how cryptocurrency fits into alternative asset investing. 

    The 10X Capital Podcast is part of the Turpentine podcast network. Learn more: turpentine.co

    We’re proudly sponsored by Deel. If you’re ready to level up your HR and payroll platform, visit:
    https://bit.ly/deelx10xcapital 
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    SPONSOR

    Deel

    Most businesses use up to 16 tools to hire, manage, and pay their workforce, but there's one platform that has replaced them all: that’s Deel.

    Deel is the all in one HR and payroll platform built for global work. The smartest startups in my portfolio use Deel to integrate HR, payroll, compliance, and everything else in a single product so you can focus on what you do best. Scale your business and let Deel do the rest. 

    Deel allows you to hire onboard and pay talent in over 150 countries from background checks to built in contracts. You can manage the entire worker life cycle from a single and easy to use interface. 

    Click here to book a free, no strings attached, demo with Deel today:
     
    https://bit.ly/deelx10xcapital 
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    X / Twitter:
    @dweisburd (David Weisburd)
    @ericsatz (Eric Satz)

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    LinkedIn:
    Eric Satz: https://www.linkedin.com/in/eric-satz-altoira/
    David Weisburd: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dweisburd/ 
    Alto: https://www.linkedin.com/company/altoira/

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    LINKS: 
    Alto: https://www.altoira.com/

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    NEWSLETTER:
    By popular demand, we’ve launched the 10X Capital Podcast newsletter, which offers this week’s venture capital and limited partner news in digestible news bites delivered straight to your email. To subscribe please visit: http://10xcapital.beehiiv.com/ 
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    Questions or topics you want us to discuss on The 10X Capital Podcast? Email us at david@10xcapital.com
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    TIMESTAMPS: 

    (1:03) Guest introduction: Eric Satz and Alto
    (2:45) Role and user experience of Alto in self-directed investing
    (5:15) The problem with alternative IRA investments and Alto's solution
    (7:16) Alto's platform, integrations and partnerships
    (10:25) Discussion on investable assets in the US and the evolution of Alto's thesis
    (13:15) The need for democratization in investing
    (17:42) Discussion on Peter Thiel's Roth IRA story
    (20:17) Sponsor: Deel
    (21:00) Suggestions for portfolio diversification and investing in crypto
    (25:37) The psychological struggle of trading and advantages of alternative asset investments
    (30:06) The future of Alto
    (32:07) Importance of timing, luck and people in startup success and closing remarks

    • 33 min
    E63: Chris Rizik on The Rise of Midwest LPs

    E63: Chris Rizik on The Rise of Midwest LPs

    Chris Rizik, CEO of Renaissance Venture Capital sits down with David Weisburd to discuss Renaissance’s unique approach to venture. In addition, they discuss how large corporations participate in venture, when to admit a loss vs. doubling down and signals of a strong fund manager. 
    The 10X Capital Podcast is part of the Turpentine podcast network. Learn more: turpentine.co
    We’re proudly sponsored by Deel. If you’re ready to level up your HR and payroll platform, visit:
    https://bit.ly/deelx10xcapital 
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    SPONSOR
    Deel
    Most businesses use up to 16 tools to hire, manage, and pay their workforce, but there's one platform that has replaced them all: that’s Deel.
    Deel is the all in one HR and payroll platform built for global work. The smartest startups in my portfolio use Deel to integrate HR, payroll, compliance, and everything else in a single product so you can focus on what you do best. Scale your business and let Deel do the rest. 
    Deel allows you to hire onboard and pay talent in over 150 countries from background checks to built in contracts. You can manage the entire worker life cycle from a single and easy to use interface. 
    Click here to book a free, no strings attached, demo with Deel today:
    https://bit.ly/deelx10xcapital 
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    X / Twitter:
    @dweisburd (David Weisburd)
    @ChrisRizik (Chris Rizik)
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    LinkedIn:
    Chris Rizik: https://www.linkedin.com/in/chris-rizik-674300
    David Weisburd: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dweisburd/ 
    Renaissance Venture Capital: https://www.linkedin.com/company/renvcf/
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    LINKS: 
    Renaissance Venture Capital: https://renvcf.com/contact/
    The Innovator's Dilemma by Clayton Christensen: https://a.co/d/0TZS0Qw
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    NEWSLETTER:
    By popular demand, we’ve launched the 10X Capital Podcast newsletter, which offers this week’s venture capital and limited partner news in digestible news bites delivered straight to your email. To subscribe please visit: http://10xcapital.beehiiv.com/ 
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    Questions or topics you want us to discuss on The 10X Capital Podcast? Email us at david@10xcapital.com
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    TIMESTAMPS: 
    (0:44) Introduction of guest Chris Rizik and overview of Renaissance Venture Capital
    (2:36) The Innovator's Dilemma and evolution of large tech companies
    (4:18) Challenges and opportunities of promoting startups in the Midwest
    (6:06) The growth of unicorns in the Midwest and the importance of consistent returns
    (9:36) Importance of growth when investing in fund managers
    (10:21) Sponsor: Deel
    (12:19) Lessons learned and mistakes made in venture capital
    (19:11) Chris Rizik discusses the ideal fund to invest in
    (21:15) Importance of patience and networking in investing
    (24:48) Potential of underserved geographies for startup communities

    • 27 min
    E62: Babson College's $700M Endowment on Venture Capital

    E62: Babson College's $700M Endowment on Venture Capital

    Trish DiGirolomo, investment manager at Babson College sits down with David Weisburd to discuss scaling Babson College’s endowment via disciplined strategy and process. In addition, they discuss the advantages of patience and a focus on cash on cash returns, criteria for manager selection, and leveraging experienced alumni in the investment process. 

    The 10X Capital Podcast is part of the Turpentine podcast network. Learn more: turpentine.co

    We’re proudly sponsored by Deel. If you’re ready to level up your HR and payroll platform, visit:
    https://bit.ly/deelx10xcapital 
    --
    SPONSOR

    Deel

    Most businesses use up to 16 tools to hire, manage, and pay their workforce, but there's one platform that has replaced them all: that’s Deel.

    Deel is the all in one HR and payroll platform built for global work. The smartest startups in my portfolio use Deel to integrate HR, payroll, compliance, and everything else in a single product so you can focus on what you do best. Scale your business and let Deel do the rest. 

    Deel allows you to hire onboard and pay talent in over 150 countries from background checks to built in contracts. You can manage the entire worker life cycle from a single and easy to use interface. 

    Click here to book a free, no strings attached, demo with Deel today:
     
    https://bit.ly/deelx10xcapital 
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    X / Twitter:
    @dweisburd (David Weisburd)
    @trishdigi (Trish DiGirolomo)

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    LinkedIn:
    Trish DiGirolomo: https://www.linkedin.com/in/patriciadigirolomo/
    David Weisburd: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dweisburd/ 

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    LINKS: 
    https://www.babson.edu/
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    NEWSLETTER:
    By popular demand, we’ve launched the 10X Capital Podcast newsletter, which offers this week’s venture capital and limited partner news in digestible news bites delivered straight to your email. To subscribe please visit: http://10xcapital.beehiiv.com/ 
    --
    Questions or topics you want us to discuss on The 10X Capital Podcast? Email us at david@10xcapital.com
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    TIMESTAMPS: 

    (0:00) Trish DiGirolomo discusses the investment strategy and process at Babson Endowment
    (4:57) Role of private equity in Babson's portfolio and philosophy on holding positions post IPO
    (10:34) Importance of patience, conviction, and timing in venture capital investments
    (13:08) The role of secondaries market in venture capital
    (16:11) Leveraging relationships and the value Babson brings to a fund
    (20:16) The structure of Babson's investment office and criteria for assessing potential managers
    (26:27) Sponsor: Deel
    (28:31) Diversified alpha and return thresholds
    (33:07) Importance of conviction and thesis in strategy
    (41:59) Dealing with difficult personalities in GPs

    • 48 min

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