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Vlad Tenev is the cofounder of Robinhood. A first-generation immigrant from Bulgaria, Tenev earned his B.S. in Math and Physics at Stanford University before starting two finance companies in New York City, selling trading software to hedge funds. In 2013, Tenev created Robinhood, a financial services company focused on offering free trading for everyone. The company has raised $66 million from NEA, Index Ventures, and others.
He’s interviewed by Laura Shin. She’s a freelance writer who has published in the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times and others, and co-lead reporter of the Forbes Fintech 50 list, and host of the podcast “Unchained: Big Ideas From The Worlds Of Blockchain And Fintech. She’s also the author of the Forbes ebook “The Millennial Game Plan: Career And Money Secrets To Succeed In Today’s World” and co-author of “Money Hacks: Forbes Stories Of Superstar Savers.” She also teaches freelance writers how to master the art and business of our profession at Ideas Words Empires. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa with Honors from Stanford University and has a master of arts from Columbia University’s School of Journalism.
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