Pear VC Founding Managing Partner Pejman Nozad shares lessons from selling rugs as an immigrant to seeding 100+ co's & 6 unicorns, staying disciplined & backing founders who want to make a difference | Angel S1 E8

Angel | hosted by Jason Calacanis

Oct 2017

1 hr 11 min

On today's "Angel," Jason sits down with Pejman Nozad, Founding Managing Partner of Pear VC. Pejman came to the U.S. from Iran with nothing, and eventually became one of the most successful angel investors ever, seeding 100+ startups including 6 unicorns. Pejman reveals lessons & insights from his journey, starting from his carpet-selling days & breaking into tech by hosting events at the rug store, to moving into venture capital, starting his own firm & backing massively successful companies.

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