Going Deep With Aaron #231 | Andy Rachleff, Wealthfront CEO is Revolutionizing Financial Planning with Software

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Andy Rachleff is Wealthfront’s co-founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer. He serves as a member of the board of trustees and vice chairman of the endowment investment committee for the University of Pennsylvania and as a member of the faculty at Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he teaches courses on technology entrepreneurship.


Prior to Wealthfront, Andy co-founded and was a general partner at Benchmark Capital, where he was responsible for investing in a number of successful companies including Equinix, Juniper Networks, and Opsware. He also spent ten years as a general partner with Merrill, Pickard, Anderson & Eyre (MPAE). Andy earned his BS from the University of Pennsylvania and his MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business.


Andy’s Challenge; Stop sitting on the sidelines and start investing in a diversified portfolio of index funds. Get an emergency fund.


Further Reading

Innovator’s Dilemna by Clayton Christensen

Innovator’s Solution by Clayton Christensen

A Random Walk down Wall Street by Burton G. Malkiel

Howard Marks, OakTree Capital Letters


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