Interview With Andy Rachleff

Andy Rachleff was recently interviewed by Patrick O’Shaughnessy on his Invest Like The Best podcast (you can find the link to the episode here). Rachleff is the co-founder and CEO of Wealthfront, an automated investment service firm with ~US$5bn in assets under management.

Prior to Wealthfront, Rachleff co-founded and was general partner of Benchmark Capital, where he was responsible for investing in a number of successful companies including Equinix, Juniper Networks, and Opsware.

Some of the topics covered in the interview include:

  • A detailed look at the venture process using an early Benchmark investment as an example.
  • Insights into how entrepreneurs should think about building a business.
  • Wealthfront’s mission to democratise access to high-quality financial advice.

If you are interested in learning more about the robo-advisory space, you might also enjoy the recent Wharton@Knowledge interview with Jon Stein, who is the co-founder and CEO of Betterment.