Aug 5, 2021 • 43M

How to improve your sleep with Harpreet Singh Rai, CEO of Oura

The Consumer VC Episode 153 with Harpreet Singh Rai, CEO of Oura

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Mike Gelb
The Consumer VC takes a look into early-stage consumer investing and venture capital. If you are interested in learning about consumer trends, have a b2c business and interested in learning about the fundraising process at the early stage, you have come to the right place. Mike interviews some of the top venture capitalists in the world that focus on B2C and consumer type companies or have a deep track record investing in these categories such as marketplaces, SaaS, social, CPG and non-tech subscription. Mike also interviews founders that are building some of the most disruptive consumer facing companies in the world. The conversation usually includes the insight the founder discovered, fundraising strategy, and the pitch. This podcast also includes bonus episodes. Each bonus episode dives into a particular subject that might not have to due with the fundraise or venture capital, but still would be helpful to founders. For example, a bonus episode on brand strategy or how to construct a board of directors. All bonus episodes will be clearly labeled. For all episodes, please visit For updates, you can follow @mikegelb on Twitter.
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Hey There,

Our guest today on The Consumer VC podcast is Harpreet Singh Rai, Founder of Oura.

Oura is a smart ring that tracks your sleep and links how you sleep to your energy levels throughout the day. I have one and I love it. Every morning I wake up and look at my sleep and ready metrics.

We discuss:

  • Why he decided to join Oura

  • Why they chose the ring as the wearable form

  • The most surprising part to sleep

  • Will we see fitness tracking and other verticals become more of a focus

  • Partnering with the NBA during COVID