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Why Mamoon Hamid joined Kleiner Perkins and what he thinks of direct listings

Oct 31, 2019 - Silicon Valley Business News

Mamoon Hamid joined Kleiner Perkins in 2017 as the first part of the new team recruited by longtime firm leader John Doerr.

It's the third venture firm that the 41-year-old Hamid has invested with. He co-founded Social Capital in 2011 after working his way up to partner at U.S. Venture Partners in his six years there.

What follows is the first of five Q&A's with the five VCs who are leading Kleiner's return to an early stage investment focus, based on interviews they did for this wee...