LA Venture Podcast


Omar Hamoui — Mucker Capital

April 14, 2021

Series A

Omar is a partner at Mucker and leads their $190M "early" fund. Previously a partner at Sequoia and founder of AdMob.

So many great insights on building companies and why it's hard for startups to raise a Series A from Sand Hill.

Full transcript

Hello and welcome to the LA venture podcast. This is Minnie Ingersoll host of the podcast and partner at TenOneTen. TenOneTen is a seed-stage fund here in LA. All opinions expressed on this show by me and my guests are solely our own.

Omar Hamoui is a partner at Mucker where he leads Mucker’s early-stage fund. Prior to joining Mucker. Omar was a partner at Sequoia, also on the early-stage team.

And of course, prior to Sequoia, Omar was a founder four times, most notably of AdMob, a very successful mobile advertising company that Google acquired for $750 million.

Omar, thanks for joining me today.

Yeah. Thanks for having me.

Great. Did I get my introduction correct?

Yeah, pretty much.