Matt Lerner

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Matt Lerner

Matt leads 500 Startups’ operations in London, where he’s looking for promising seed and post-seed startups. A member of the Distro team, he helps companies to scale. Previously, he built and managed growth teams at PayPal.

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November 11, 2015
November 11, 2015

Four companies, 12 weeks, and a whole bunch of new customers

We’re now past the halfway point in our London Distro Dojo program and are happy to report some very encouraging results. The attendees, some of Europe’s most promising young companies, have been working their tails off to iterate and grow. And th...
July 21, 2015
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July 21, 2015

Inside the London Distro Dojo

WTF is a Dojo? Going on the assumption that the definition is not immediately obvious, I’d like to tell you a bit about the Distro Dojo, and what we’ll be doing in London. Distro = Growth – In classic Startup theory, you need four things: Tale...

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