Mar 13, 2020

Building A Coronavirus API

Building A Coronavirus API

In the middle of March I came to Switzerland for just under two weeks, and it was during this time that Italy went from “no public gatherings” to “everything is closed - no

Mar 9, 2020

The Nature Of Work

The Nature Of Work

I am increasingly interested in the nature of work. I don’t understand why we work eight hours a day as a standard, but as a company owner I’m not sure what

Mar 5, 2020

Preferred Technical Stack in 2020

Preferred Technical Stack in 2020

Technology is moving as fast as ever. I try to keep up with developments post bleeding-edge phase as I’d rather tangle with being productive than with tooling, unstable interfaces and the like.

Mar 3, 2020

Mastery

Mastery

I’ve just finished Robert Greene’s book Mastery. I had read some of his previous work and enjoyed the way he approaches a subject, so this book has been on my list

Feb 28, 2020

Starting a fintech company - a guide

Starting a fintech company - a guide

Over the last decade I’ve been immersed in financial technology. There is so much value to be added, and so much to understand. My startup BVNK has taken me on a journey

Oct 18, 2019

Ambition and Balance

Ambition and Balance

BVNK, the company I founded, has been in formal operation for over two years now. I’ve taken a lot of inspiration from books, articles and other companies as I have made key

Sep 15, 2019

Schedules and willpower

Schedules and willpower

For everyone life is about time allocation. You put your time where you think it is most valuable and decide each day where the allocation falls. “I don’t have enough time for

Sep 3, 2019

Understanding The Physical Body

Understanding The Physical Body

This post is written mainly as a reminder to myself. I believe there is helpful information in here, and hopefully there'll be some positive takeaways for anyone reading. I've always been keen on

Sep 2, 2019

F10 Accelerator and Switzerland

F10 Accelerator and Switzerland

We just returned from a week long trip in Switzerland, which is a main area of focus for BVNK. As we are a banking platform startup, we decided to set our initial focus

Aug 2, 2019

Superhuman

Superhuman

I heard about Superhuman after reading through an article stating the absurdity of an email client startup receiving funding of $33 million, putting their valuation at $260 million. That sounds like a hefty valuation for a pretty early stage startup - as an email client no less.

Jul 31, 2019

Secrets Of Sand Hill Road

Secrets Of Sand Hill Road

I recently finished reading the newly released Secrets Of Sand Hill Road. It's a book that covers the entire VC process - why VC came about, the role VC plays, the deal and