Investable Universe

By Investable Universe

A podcast about real assets. Infrastructure, real estate, commodities and energy in the listed and private markets. Global trends in the market for physical things.

  1. 1.
    Megan O'Connor, Founder and CEO of nTh Cycle, on disruptive recycling technology--and an alternative commodity market-- for lithium-ion batteries
    17:34
  2. 2.
    Turner & Townsend's John Robbins on Building Back Better in 2021...and impacts of the Biden Infrastructure Plan
    53:33
  3. 3.
    Entrepreneur Will Zell on a new kind of VC fund...plus what's disrupting U.S. manufacturing (and where)
    46:58
  4. 4.
    DTN's Mary Friedrichsen Tangen on the emerging golden age of precision agriculture
    31:14
  5. 5.
    Phantom Space Founder/CEO (and former SpaceX founding member) Jim Cantrell on the future of space transportation
    49:37
  6. 6.
    Can critical infrastructure hacks be behaviorally predicted? ClearForce CEO Tom Miller explains.
    26:40
  7. 7.
    OHMConnect Co-Founder Curtis Tongue on combining energy technology with...a touch of Hollywood
    34:36
  8. 8.
    Wade Guenther of Wilshire Phoenix Funds on a solid gold market for metal ETF's
    27:17
  1. 9.
    Nadeem Nauthoo, co-founder of "School of the Future" TKS, on energy technology as imagined by young people
    57:56
  2. 10.
    Silicon Valley rainmaker and TokenMaker founder Ben Way on NFT's and the emerging market for asset digitalization
    31:58
  3. 11.
    Kathy Hannun, Dandelion Energy Co-Founder and longtime Google X engineer, on geothermal energy in the U.S.
    39:21
  4. 12.
    Raghu Kilambi of PowerTap Hydrogen on the emerging hydrogen (infrastructure) economy
    25:53
  5. 13.
    Ceylon Graphite Chairman and CEO Bharat Parashar on the future of the global graphite market
    45:04
  6. 14.
    Are we in a "green energy bubble?" Piva Capital's Bennett Cohen on venture capital and energy technology
    35:14
  7. 15.
    Digital pioneer Sukhi Jutla on how her blockchain startup is revolutionizing the U.K.'s billion-dollar gold and diamond jewelry market
    33:08
  8. 16.
    Eric Wilson of Turner & Townsend on what's ahead for Texas energy infrastructure
    38:24
  9. 17.
    Dan Doney, Securrency CEO and Co-Founder and Former U.S. Intelligence Officer, on the Security Challenges of Cryptoassets
    44:58
  10. 18.
    Infinite Composites Founder and CEO Matt Villareal on the emerging outer space supply chain
    30:42
  11. 19.
    All About Secondaries with Christian Munafo, Chief Investment Officer of Liberty Street Advisors/SharesPost 100 Fund
    29:36
  12. 20.
    Gary Griffiths of Wisdom LLP on putting VC money behind veterans and older entrepreneurs
    36:32
  13. 21.
    Juan Carlos Artigas, Head of Research at the World Gold Council, on why gold still glitters in 2021
    44:30
  14. 22.
    AgAmerica CEO Brian Philpot on market issues facing U.S. farmers in 2021
    26:58
  15. 23.
    Roofstock Co-Founder and CEO Gary Beasley on (disrupting) the market for U.S. single family rental housing
    30:00
  16. 24.
    Amidi Group co-founder Rahim Amidi on investing in California real estate, venture capital, and entertainment
    32:29
  17. 25.
    Kairos Investment Management CIO Jonathan Needell offers a long-term, contrarian view on U.S. commercial real estate
    25:52
  18. 26.
    Harvest Returns Founder and CEO Chris Rawley on Crowdsourced Agriculture Investing and Veteran Entrepreneurship
    27:06
  19. 27.
    Real estate investor Edward Mermelstein on the outlook for New York City's most rarefied real estate
    38:09
  20. 28.
    Alto IRA Founder and CEO Eric Satz on democratizing alternative assets...and the future of retirement savings
    40:57
  21. 29.
    AlgoDynamix founder, CEO and former Cambridge physicist Jeremy Sosabowski on quantum market forecasting
    24:12
  22. 30.
    IceWind's Robert Gerber discusses a pioneering Icelandic turbine, wind diplomacy, and what's at stake in the Arctic
    34:14
  23. 31.
    Pow! Vincent Zurzolo of Metropolis Collectibles on comic books as an emerging asset class
    46:49
  24. 32.
    Spatial STL Advisors President Andy Dearing on St. Louis's blossoming geospatial technology scene
    38:11
  25. 33.
    Icelandic Foreign Minister Guðlaugur Þór Þórðarson on Iceland's role in the post-covid world
    40:08
  26. 34.
    Nasdaq Iceland CEO Magnus Hardarson on a very bullish outlook for Icelandic listings
    31:59
  27. 35.
    Haraldur Ingi Birgisson, Partner/Tax & Legal Leader at Deloitte Iceland, on why you should definitely bring your company to Iceland
    22:37
  28. 36.
    Investination CEO Oded Eliashiv on the Israeli startup scene...and a new platform for investing in Israeli startups
    28:22
  29. 37.
    Veteran journalist and political insider John Ellis on the post-election U.S. outlook
    56:04
  30. 38.
    W.P. Carey's European director Christopher Mertlitz on investing in European real estate through sale-leasebacks
    35:18
  31. 39.
    FarmTogether: Tech-Powered, Fractional Investing in the World's Oldest Asset Class with Founder/CEO Artem Milinchuk
    27:37
  32. 40.
    Getting philosophical on the future of crypto assets with Bitcoin bull (and value investor) Brian Estes
    37:39
  33. 41.
    Battery expert Dr. Christina Lampe-Önnerud, CEO of Cadenza Innovation, on the future of lithium-ion technology
    42:48
  34. 42.
    Investing in Small Modular Nuclear (SMR) Energy with NuScale Co-Founder and CTO, Dr. José Reyes
    27:59
  35. 43.
    Investing in the U.S. Farmland Market with UBS Asset Management's Jim McCandless
    24:55
  36. 44.
    Metals and mining mastermind Ed Meir of Commodity Research Group talks nickel
    25:53
  37. 45.
    Investing in Natural Capital with Pollination Founding Partner Martijn Wilder and Partner John Morton
    27:59
  38. 46.
    Fasset Founder Mohammad Raafi Hossain on the Future of Global Infrastructure Investment
    34:52
  39. 47.
    AcreTrader CEO Carter Malloy on the future of U.S. farmland investment
    33:14
  40. 48.
    Solidia Technologies CEO Tom Schuler on recasting the global cement and concrete industries
    33:44
  41. 49.
    "Intelligent commodities:" XCHG CEO Joe Madden on the future of the global commodities market
    31:08
  42. 50.
    Andy Lebow of Commodity Research Group on the geopolitical outlook for oil
    27:26

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