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Sequoia’s Michael Moritz Q&A: Venture Capital Is ‘High-Risk Poker’

The technology investor isn’t turned off by controversy. Moritz says: “Have you met anyone who isn't controversial who's done really interesting things?”
Sequoia's Moritz: Venture Capital Is 'High-Risk Poker'

During the 2008 financial crisis, Sequoia Capital coined a phrase that neatly encapsulated the pain felt by its fellow venture capitalists and technology companies: "RIP Good Times." Michael Moritz, the firm's chairman and a British honorary knight, has been mulling over new ways to describe what's happening now.

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