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Meet the Author: Andrew Chen

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Andrew Chen is a general partner at Andreessen Horowitz, investing in early-stage consumer startups. He is a board member of fast-growing startups like Substack, Clubhouse, Z League, All Day Kitchens, Sleeper, Maven, and Reforge, and previously led the rider growth teams at Uber during their high-growth, pre-IPO years. He has a popular professional blog, and has been featured in Wired, the Wall Street Journal, and the New York Times. He holds a BS in applied mathematics from the University of Washington, where he graduated at the age of nineteen. He splits his time between San Francisco and Los Angeles.

Books by Andrew Chen

The Cold Start Problem

How to Start and Scale Network Effects

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Former Uber executive and now partner at Andreessen Horowitz, Andrew Chen, breaks down network effects, how technology will develop in the future and how to launch a company based on network effects that can compete in a new era of networked products.  More »