Are you a Stanford student interested in enrolling in MS&E 472: The Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Seminar? Check out our course FAQ!

Inexperience as an Asset

Marten Mickos, Eucalyptus Systems, MySQL AB

Eucalyptus Systems CEO M�rten Mickos loves the expression, “He was a great executive. All he lacked was inexperience.” Mickos explains how inexperience can be a tremendous asset to an entrepreneur, and he shares his personal story of transformation from open source neophyte to being perceived as a “godfather” of open source business models.