Reddit’s co-founder Alexis Ohanian announced he resigned from the company’s board. The move comes amidst the nationwide protests over civil rights and discussions about racial justice and representation in the business world. In his announcement Ohanian recommended that his seat be taken up by a black candidate. Ohanian staked out his position in starkly personal terms. He’s married to tennis...
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I remember my jaw dropping last year when The Information’s Juro Osawa reported that Sequoia China was in talks to raise more than $8 billion in new funding from U.S. investors and others.I was baffled. I just couldn’t imagine that Sequoia, which had picked a slew of winners in the U.S. and China ranging from Google to Meituan, was going to continue to draw such inflows from the U.S. to its...
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