Episode 18: Tony Holt on differences and similarities between agtech and other sectors

Tony Holt is a Co-Founder and Partner at Square Peg Capital, one of Australia's largest Venture Capital firms. Though not a sector-specific fund, Square Peg has recently invested in agtech startup AgriDigital. In this podcast, captured from the Sydney AgTech Meetup, Tony discusses:

  • How critical it is for entrepreneurs to have deep knowledge of the problem they are solving
  • How Square Peg looks at different investment opportunities within and outside of agtech
  • Differences (and similarities) between agtech and other sectors
  • Lessons for startups selling software in the agriculture industry
  • The role of corporate investors and sector-specific funds in agtech


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