Episode 9 - John Fearon @ Sugar

On the show this week, we have serial entrepreneur and co-founder of venture builder Sugar, John Fearon.  

We discuss venture building in Asia, personal ambitions for Sugar and a focus on profit versus raw growth.

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Show Notes:

  • What is venture building versus other industry players, e.g. an accelerator
  • The importance and benefits of the venture building team
  • Why sacrificing profit for growth isn't always the right thing
  • A Singapore unicorn
  • Expecting failure and learning
  • Getting lost amongst digital marketing tools