Ricardo Brízido (Stake)

Episode 89 · May 11th, 2023 · 53 mins 27 secs

About this Episode

In this episode, Kendall, rachel, and Ricardo talk about:

  • How we're a global podcast!
  • Rough times of wearing a suit to work in the morning
  • A lack of startups in Portugal in the early 2000s, moving to London on a whim
  • The Land Before APIs (and podcasts)
  • Discovering a penchant for leadership
  • The differences between raising VC money in EU vs US, definitions of success
  • Trying to keep a startup going after the runway runs out
  • German startup culture vs Portuguese startup culture
  • What does "long story short" even mean anymore? :)
  • Reflecting on past decisions
  • Suddenly realizing the scope of responsibility
  • Arriving at Stake (whew!)
  • An emotional response to being a builder vs a fixer
  • Pragmatism in technology choices
  • Running a sourdough bakery with his wife

You can find Ricardo at https://www.linkedin.com/in/ricardobrizido/

Special thanks to Mel Stanley for our theme music <3