Alex Wilhelm, TechCrunch

Alex Wilhelm

TechCrunch

San Francisco, CA, United States

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Recent:
  • TechCrunch
Past:
  • The Next Web

Recent articles by Alex:

Closing the race and gender funding gap –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. → Read More

Former Facebookers take on Facebook –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. → Read More

WeWork gives 0 forks, and Docker containerizes its future into a casket –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This week Kate was in China, so TechCrunch’s Danny Crichton and Alex took the helm while she was out grilling Lime. So, with our producer (the excellent Mr. Gates) in San Francisco and Danny in New York […] → Read More

Every startup is a bank–or wants to be –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. → Read More

Sam Altman’s bet against Slack –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. → Read More

Growth is out, profitability is in –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. → Read More

Greylock GP Sarah Guo is as bullish on SaaS as ever –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast where each week we discuss other people’s money and what sense their investment choices make (or don't). → Read More

Checking In On 2019’s IPO Cycle –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. We have a special episode this week. Instead of our regular lineup, we got Alex on the phone with an IPO expert to dig into the year’s IPO cycle both at home and abroad. Helping with the effort […] → Read More

Why San Francisco is still the gold mine for tech startups –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast where each week we discuss other people’s copious dollars and lacking sense. This week was special! Kate and Alex at Disrupt where they recorded live in front of an audience. Equity has recorded at Disrupt before. Equity has taped before an audience before. But this was […] → Read More

Peloton, WeWork, Vox, Bodega, Kapwing and oh boy are we tired –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. → Read More

Your guide to WeWork’s CEO shuffle –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. → Read More

The cult of the founder and Silicon Valley’s lack of moral authority –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. → Read More

WeWork and Uber are proof valuations are meaningless –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This week Kate and Alex were back to cover a lot of late-stage news, which they rounded up with some early-stage notes towards the end. As a reminder, come check out the show at Disrupt SF if you […] → Read More

Could Peloton be the next Apple? –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. → Read More

Watch YC CEO Michael Seibel chat startups, prices, and tech’s center of gravity –

YC's Michael Seibel joins us on a special episode of Equity, TechCrunch’s venture-capital-focused podcast. → Read More

Y Combinator’s Michael Seibel on building startups, early-stage deal-making and tech’s center of gravity –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. → Read More

Making sense of the WeWork S-1 (or trying to) –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. → Read More

Axios’ Dan Primack on ‘the most polarizing startup that exists’ –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. → Read More

Startups seek sperm… And venture capital backing –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. → Read More

Unpacking DoorDash’s $410M Caviar acquisition –

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. → Read More