Bricks And Bytes Podcast

Podcast: VC

“Generalists Will Die” – Why Construction VC Firms Will Outperform Generalists – Vivin Hegde, GP Zacua Ventures

“Construction tech funding went from less than 30 million in 2012 to around 7 billion in 2022, a more than 60x increase in just 10 years.” ***Sign up to the #1 Newsletter In Construction Tech. Join over 1,000 like-minded Founders, Investors and Techies disrupting the way we build. SIGN UP HERE*** In this episode, we had Vivin…

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Identifying High-Impact Construction Tech Opportunities | Aaron Toppston & Yaniv Lusana – GS Futures

Ever wondered how major VC firms evaluate and invest (or reject) in construction technology startups? In this episode, we sit down with Aaron Toppston and Yaniv Lusana of GS Futures, a major venture capital firm backing the next generation of construction technology. Discover how they're identifying the “painkillers” that are transforming the industry, from autonomous…

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Why Construction Is The New Hotbed Of Tech Innovation| Omar El-Ayat, General Partner at Euclid Ventures

Join us as Omar El-Ayat, general partner at Euclid Ventures, takes us on a journey into the exciting world of vertical SaaS – and explains its phenomenal impact on the construction industry. Discover how purpose-built software is tackling age-old challenges in construction, helping businesses overcome fragmentation and streamline complex processes. Plus, hear why investing in…

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Why Most Construction Tech Startups are Doomed to Fail | KP Reddy, Founder of Shadow Ventures

What does it REALLY take to launch a successful construction tech startup? KP Reddy, a global authority in AEC and founder of Shadow Ventures, pulls back the curtain and reveals the secrets behind startup success. Join us for an eye-opening episode with Reddy – a VC, founder, CEO, advisor, investor, professor and author – to…

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BBBC 25/05- VC’s Perspective On How Technology Can Streamline Design Coordination in Construction Projects

In this episode of BBBC, we had Vivin Hegde, GP and founding partner of Zacua Ventures, and we got to learn about Firmus, a groundbreaking software that's revolutionizing the way we approach design coordination and risk mitigation in construction projects… and many more! Tune in to find out about: ✅ How Firmus's AI-driven platform detects…

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25 Startups And $500 Million Funding | From Marine Biology To Investment Megalodon

In this episode, we sit down with Parker Mundt, Vice President of Suffolk Technologies. His story is as unique as it is fascinating. Join us as we discover how Parker’s unique background is shaping the future of the construction industry with groundbreaking solutions – and empowering startups.  Listen as Parker shares insider insights on the…

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Inside the Mind of Europe’s Largest VC Founder in Built-World | Gregory Dewerpe

Join us for an exclusive insider look at AO Venture Capital, Europe's largest built-world VC firm with direct access to $40 Billion in real estate. In this episode, we sit down with AO’s founder Gregory Dewerpe, as he reveals the genesis of AO, their unique approach to investing in new construction technology, and the key…

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BBBC 04/05 – Electrifying Real Estate, VC Choice of Clothing, Are Incubators worth it?

In this episode, we dive deep into Camion, a London-based startup that’s revolutionizing the real estate industry by helping owners and investors electrify their portfolios at scale. With a recent €2.4 million pre-seed funding round, Camion is tackling the complex challenges of EV charging infrastructure and grid capacity constraints head-on. Join us as we explore…

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BBBC 06/04/24 – Okibo’s $7.85M Funding, Construction Labor Shortages and Robotics Revolution

Okibo, a groundbreaking robotics company, has recently secured $7.85 million in equity funding. Their innovative product—a drywall finishing and painting robot—guided by AI and sensors, offers a transformative solution to address the persistent labor shortage and enhance efficiency in construction projects. In this episode, we explore how robotics are reshaping the construction landscape and how…

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BBBC 30/03/24 – Ediphi’s $12M Raise, Pre-Construction Opportunities, and Market Domination

Welcome to the Bricks & Bytes Broadcast (BBBC) with Patric Hellermann of Foundamental. This format of episode is a weekly dive into the latest construction tech news from the perspective of investors. From innovations to fundings, market insights, and VC-isms, if you’re building in construction tech, investing in construction tech, or intersecting between the tech…

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