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Beacon's Fraser Robinson: "The more swear words people use to describe a problem, the bigger the opportunity"

Beacon's Fraser Robinson: "The more swear words people use to describe a problem, the bigger the opportunity"

Update: 2021-04-30
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The Sunday Times’ tech correspondent Danny Fortson brings on Fraser Robinson, founder of Beacon, to talk about solving supply chains (2:45 ), the problem (5:10 ), his first startup (11:15 ), becoming the “adult in the room” (18:30 ), the early days at lastminute.com (19:50 ), starting another business in 2010 (22:30 ), getting recruited to Uber (24:45 ), running Uber in Europe (27:10 ), how to move fast and not break things (30:00 ), on whether Uber can survive (32:00 ), the mistakes in London (36:20 ), doing the big deal with Saudi Arabia (38:30 ), leaving in 2018 (42:10 ), getting sued (45:20 ), and being left on the tarmac by an oligarch (46:50 ).

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Beacon's Fraser Robinson: "The more swear words people use to describe a problem, the bigger the opportunity"

Beacon's Fraser Robinson: "The more swear words people use to describe a problem, the bigger the opportunity"