Episode 66

Diversity Investing Pioneer William Crowder


October 22nd, 2020

42 mins 25 secs

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About this Episode

    <p>On the latest episode of #theipod, Garnet and Mark are joined by <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/williamcrowder/" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">William Crowder</a>, entrepreneur in residence at <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/williamcrowder/" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">Morgan Stanley</a>, for a discussion about investing in diverse founders. William has a background that includes originating <a href="https://www.cvcatalyst.com" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">Comcast Catalyst</a>, that company’s diversity fund, which was the first of its kind. He also runs Aperture VC, which is building a corporate partner network that invests in diverse founders and companies that are defining the new multicultural mainstream. At Morgan Stanley, William helped architect the multicultural innovation lab. This was a great discussion with a diversity investing pioneer.</p>