Apr 21, 2022 • 43M

What new consumer technology will the west adopt from Asia and do companies create new markets? // Nuno Gonçalves Pedro, General Partner at Chamaeleon

The Consumer VC episode 207 with Nuno Gonçalves Pedro, General Partner at Chamaeleon

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Hey Friends,

Our guest today on The Consumer VC is Nuno Gonçalves Pedro, General Partner at Chamaeleon. Chamaeleon typically invests at the seed and series a level principally in product-led technology companies. Some of their portfolio companies include Draftkings, Robinhood and Keepsafe.

We discuss:

  • Consumer technology that is transferable from Asia to the west

  • Do companies make new markets?

  • Why he chose to found Chamaeleon

  • How he analyzes teams

  • What’s the next consumer platform after the iPhone?

  • The principal reason why he might pass on a consumer technology company

I hope you enjoy listening!