The Asia Tech Podcast welcomed Florian Reichert, a Partner at Picus Capital.  Picus invests in early-stage technology ventures and follows a very long-term investment approach investing significant amounts throughout the lifecycle of a company.
Some of the topics that were covered included:
  • Florian has been brainstorming FinTech ideas for as long as he can remember
  • Picus is the perfect combination of investing and entrepreneurship
  • Why Picus focuses on early-stage investing
  • Leveraging the network and having a great sparring partner
  • Viewing sustainability as having a positive impact on society
  • A growing focus on India and Southeast Asia
  • How Asia is not one monolithic market
  • Government support is good but ecosystems can evolve without it
  • Already making some investments in Africa

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