It’s become a widely lauded trope in Silicon Valley that Venture Capital is changing and that the best investors used to be founders or operators. I have written about this many times and generally think it’s a good thing for any tech ecosystem. It is a very helpful thing having someone who has built and run a company sitting on your cap-table.

But one observation from personal experience is that the best operators aren’t always the best investors. When I ran the core 500 Startups Accelerator in SF, I had a fairly large team who helped me. Many of them…

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