Episode 9 : May 19, 2021

How Plug and Play Became a Global Startup Accelerator

Hosts — Amit Mehta & Dan Davies

Featuring Featuring Saeed Amidi, CEO of Plug and Play Tech Center.

About this Episode

Featuring Saeed Amidi, CEO of Plug and Play Tech Center. Listen in to find out how Plug and Play began as a small office-space-for-rent business and grew to a global startup accelerator with one of the biggest mobility platforms in the world. Saeed also shares his secrets for choosing successful startups for investments, advice for new entrepreneurs, and his favorite Bay Area golf clubs!

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