Welcome to episode 149 of the AI in Action podcast, the show where we break down the hype and explore the impact that Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence are making on our everyday lives.
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Today's guest is Nick Adams, Managing Director and Co-Founder at Differential Ventures in New York. Differential Ventures invests in early-stage tech companies that will change the way businesses operate. They look for companies that have a unique advantage in data and machine intelligence across Enterprise SaaS, FinTech and CyberSecurity.
There is a gap in early-stage funding from institutional VCs that can add significant value to startups beyond just capital. Differential is uniquely positioned to be the first check in to a company and help scale our portfolio companies to the next stage of growth. As operators, their partners have operational leadership experience in top startups, hedge funds and VC.
In the episode, Nick will tell you about:
The impact Differential are making in the AI and ML scene
The origins and people behind the success of Differential
Success stories of the companies they have backed to date
What they look for when deciding what companies to back
How the market had evolved within AI and Machine Learning
What excites him for the future
To find out more about Nick and the great work at Differential Ventures, check out the website www.differential.vc or follow them on Twitter @differentialvc. You can also connect with Nick on Linkedin or follow him on Twitter @adamamos11.
What did you think of Nick's podcast? Where do you see the future of AI and Machine Learning heading in the next few years? We would love to hear your thoughts on this episode, so please leave a comment below.
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