Founding Teams

Ashwin Navin, BitTorrent
In conversation with: Ping Li, Accel

Ashwin Navin, Co-founder and President of Bit Torrent, talks about founding teams–where they come from and how to form them. Navin suggests that founding teams emerge from relationships developed in school or work and that founding teams work best when the team members have complementary skills. In addition, Navin emphasizes the quality of students and colleagues in Silicon Valley and suggests that students take the opportunity to experiment with new business opportunities.