Crowdmatrix is an online investment platform that creates crowdfunded equity - bringing accredited investors together to finance growing private companies in Canada. The syndicating and investing process is simple: you can check out portfolio companies - and make your investment - right on the website. Crowdmatrix has ambitious goals - by acting as a catalyst for startup financing, the company aims to change the investment landscape and drive the growth of Canadian startup ecosystem.
Rubsun Ho is Crowdmatrix's CEO and 'Chief Crowdpleaser'. A serial entrepreneur, he helped raise $57 million for a wireless startup, went on to build a new generation of law firm, and is now driven to change the way companies raise capital in private markets. I had the opportunity to chat with Rubsun about what he likes to see in investment pitches. His insights are essential listening for any startup founder who wants an edge in their next presentation.