In this episode, Hall welcomes Gil Hernandez of GXH Capital. GXH Capital is a minority-owned venture capital firm to alter the diversity landscape in tech. They invest in startups with missions that will help the world. Their goal is to invest in diverse founders and founders that are committed to helping the underrepresented.
Hall and Gil speak about his background and what led him to GXH. Gil has a background in finance as well as accounting, and has worked at both Apple and PwC. Gil also shares his advice to investors before writing their first check. According to Gil, the key is diversity. Look beyond your immediate circle because if you only invest in companies with warm intros and first connections you’ll miss out on amazing opportunities.
You can find GXH Capital at gxhcapital.com
Gil can be reached on LinkedIn at linkedin.com/in/gilxhernandez
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