Jimmy Ku on Transitioning from Founder to Executive, Leading Alongside Justin Kan, and Start-Up Myths artwork
Brave Dynamics: Authentic Leadership Reflections

Jimmy Ku on Transitioning from Founder to Executive, Leading Alongside Justin Kan, and Start-Up Myths

  • S1E30
  • 40:30
  • December 3rd 2020

Jimmy Ku is the COO of MixerBox , the premier provider of mobile media applications with over 300 million downloads and users who have spent over 120 billion minutes. MixerBox is backed by investors such as Y Combinator, Initialized Capital, Infinity Ventures, and more.

Previously, Jimmy was the General Manager of Fundraise Concierge at Atrium where he helped startup founders with the process of fundraising. He spoke to over a thousand startups during 2019 and helped his clients raise over $200M in funding. Jimmy also has experience as a venture scout at 10X Capital and Grishin Robotics

Jimmy graduated with honours from UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business with degrees in Business Administration and Economics and started his career as a management consultant.

You can connect with him at https://www.linkedin.com/in/jimmyku/

Shownotes at https://www.jeremyau.com/blog/jimmy-ku

Brave Dynamics: Authentic Leadership Reflections

Leadership is harder than it looks. Jeremy Au, proven founder and Harvard MBA, interviews courageous entrepreneurs, executives and investors every week. He also shares his frontline experiences, coaching insights and own professional development journey. If you're stepping up as a new leader, founding a startup or venturing into the great unknown, this is the podcast for you.

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