CEO masterclass15 Apr 2020
No less than six unicorns feature Pete Daffern or Howard Bell in their origin story. The two Octopus Venture Partners have lived through triumphs...
CEO masterclass30 Mar 2020
Been there: what can we learn from an ex-CEO (x3) who steered his company through dark times?
CEO masterclass2 Jan 2020
Pete Daffern, serial CEO, outlines what makes a good company great
CEO masterclass6 Sep 2019
Pete Daffern, serial CEO, highlights 5 simple pitfalls common to all leaders
CEO masterclass30 Jul 2019
Luke Hakes, Octopus Venture partner brings mental health out of the shadows
CEO masterclass26 Jun 2019
Pete Daffern, a CEO three times over, tells the 8 Truths that Tech CEOs need to know.
CEO masterclass29 May 2019
How a top Silicon Valley coach helps CEOs get better faster | Octopus Ventures
CEO masterclass12 Dec 2018
As Larry Sonsini, our visiting Silicon Valley ‘founding father’ pointed out, going public is no longer the endgame for startups. It’s a...
CEO masterclass29 Nov 2018
First the bad news. Jeff Weiner, CEO of LinkedIn, stated, “most things you can’t control”. “However,” he added, “there’s one thing...
CEO masterclass14 Nov 2018
In the second of our themed reports from our CEO’s Silicon Valley Summit, we take a look at your most limited resource: time. Staying open,...