We'll explore the good, the bad and the ugly of venture-backed boards and talk candidly about what can go wrong with venture investors and more importantly how to nurture high performing boards, in a hard-hitting session grounded in real-life experiences of failure and success. From Zoopla to Deliveroo and Pillpack, we will also explore the lessons learned from some of the best founders in the business.
Fred Destin is a venture investor, and founder of Stride.VC. Previously, he was a General Partner with Accel. Fred was the lead investor and board member at Deliveroo, Pillpack and Carwow. Prior to Accel, he was a partner at Atlas Venture (now Accomplice) where he invested in and served on the board of Pillpack, Zoopla (IPO), Secret Escapes, Integral Ad Science, TheCurrencyCloud, Kinvey, Lagoa (acquired by Autodesk) Dailymotion (acquired by Orange), PriceMinister (acquired by Rakuten) and others.