Should You Tell Before You Sell?

Ali Ghodsi, Databricks
In conversation with: Ravi Belani, Stanford University

Ali Ghodsi, CEO and co-founder of Databricks, advises CEOs not to tell their co-founders if they have an offer to sell the company, because the co-founders may have conflicting opinions and pressure the CEO. He shares practical advice for thinking about when to sell, and for how much.