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Jillian Manus at Unternehmertag 2017 Conference

Jillian Manus, Silicon Valley Digital Disruption Pioneer and Managing Partner at Structure Capital talks about Efficiency through Disruption at Unternehmertag 2017 in Switzerland. Since more than 10 years, each spring Mountain Partners welcomes 500 influential entrepreneurs, investors , representatives of influential families, business angels, CEOs and personalities of economy, politics and entertainment to its Annual…

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These Silicon Valley investors set out to create the antithesis of ‘Shark Tank’

When Jillian Manus was invited to be a judge on “The Pitch,” a podcast in which budding entrepreneurs pitch their ideas to a panel of investors, she had one condition. “I wanted it to be the antithesis of ‘Shark Tank,’” Manus tells Business Insider. “The Pitch,” which launched its second season in January, aims to…

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Sharing, Solar and Social: One View of Cuba’s Economic Future

With U.S./Cuban relations continuing to thaw — as evidenced by President Obama’s recent trip to the island — a big question for businesses and investors is what kind of economy Cuba is going to build next. At the Second annual Cuba Opportunity Summit, hosted recently by Wharton in New York City, that question was picked…

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