Vinod Khosla is the founder of Khosla Ventures, a firm focused on assisting entrepreneurs to build impactful new energy and technology companies. Previously he was the founding CEO of Sun Microsystems, where he pioneered open systems and commercial RISC processors.Jan 9, 2019
Anne Wojcicki is the cofounder and CEO of 23andMe, which provides direct-to-consumer genetic testing. Sam Altman interviewed Anne for a series called How To Build The Future.Apr 13, 2018
Drew is the founder and CEO of Dropbox. Rejected once before, Drew eventually went through Y Combinator in the Winter of 2007 with Dropbox and has since grown it to over 500 million users today.Feb 23, 2017
Sam is the President of Y Combinator and co-chairman of OpenAI. Previously Sam co-founded Loopt, and was part of the first batch of Y Combinator in the Summer of 2005. Loopt was acquired by Green Dot in 2012 and Sam has been investing and advising startups ever since.Sep 27, 2016
Elon is the CEO of SpaceX and Tesla Motors. Originally a cofounder of Paypal, Elon Musk founded SpaceX to enable the colonization of Mars.Sep 15, 2016
Our second guest on How To Build The Future is Jessica Livingston, Co-Founder of Y Combinator!
Jessica has been instrumental in the creation and continued success of YC. She talks here about what founders of very successful companies do in their early days, and also what she did in the early days to make YC into what it’s become.Aug 30, 2016