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There is no Spoon

I was invited to give a lecture to the class of MBA students at Reykjavik University. The topic I am going to talk about is “There is no… 473 more words

Strategy

Energy is the next frontier

I saw the movie Interstellar over the weekend. I really liked the movie, facts and science aside, I like the human side of the story. Without sounding too mushy, I believe that Love does transcend time and space. 388 more words

Iceland

Startups are the salvation to Enterprises

…or are they? at least that is what Aaron Levie the founder of Box would want you to believe. I did not get a chance to write about the… 832 more words

Entrepreneurship

The Investment Thesis Behind Opendesk

Over the summer of 2014 I personally invested in Opendesk, a three-sided online marketplace for locally made office furniture. The marketplace connects furniture designers (who can upload their designs to the platform and get paid in the form of royalties), with a network of local furniture workshops (who get commissioned work from the platform) and companies (who are in the market for office furniture). 891 more words

Ecommerce

Contrarian Thinking

I was one of the first investors to invest in Iceland right after the financial collapse of 2008. That does not make me a contrarian… 668 more words

Philosophy

Secrets in Blockchain and Mesh networks

This blog post was motivated by the article that I read over the weekend written by Gary Sharma in the Wall Street Journal Accelerator section, titled “ 323 more words

Strategy