Recruit Rockstars 368: This VC-Backed CEO Saves You From Ransomware

When Joshua Motta’s dentist was attacked by ransomware, demanding $200K to open the files, he found it was cheaper to just shut his practice & retire.
So Joshua’s doing something about it.
He’s CEO & Co-Founder of Coalition. Based in SF, his fast-growing company now has 130 employees.
It provides Cyber & Technology Insurance (up to $15 million of coverage) with reinsurance partners Lloyd’s of London and Swiss Re Group.
And he’s onto something big.
Coalition’s investors include Felicis Ventures, Hillhouse Capital Group, Ribbit Capital, Valor Equity Partners, Vy Capital, Sam Altman, and Greyhound Capital
Prior, Joshua worked at Francisco Partners & IGNIA Partners. So he understands the perspectives of both a sophisticated investor, and an entrepreneur.
And in this 20 minute conversation, Joshua shares how he’s scaled the team that may save you from Ransomware.

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“Jeff has recruited Rockstars and built winning cultures for 25 years. Finally, he shows us how!” —Brad Feld, Managing Director, Foundry Group Venture Capital