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Episode #349: Anthony Zhang, Vinovest, “You Should Separate Your Drinking Preferences From Your Investment Preferences”

Episode #349: Anthony Zhang, Vinovest, “You Should Separate Your Drinking Preferences From Your Investment Preferences”

Episode #349: Anthony Zhang, Vinovest, “You Should Separate Your Drinking Preferences From Your Investment Preferences” PlatoAiStream PlatoAiStream. Data Intelligence. Vertical Search. Ai.

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Guest: Anthony Zhang is the co-founder and CEO of Vinovest, the world’s first platform for investing in fine wine. Anthony is a repeat entrepreneur who has previously founded and sold two companies, EnvoyNow and KnowYourVC. He has also held leadership positions at Blockfolio and is a board member at RateMyInvestor.

Date Recorded: 8/24/2021     |     Run-Time: 1:03:00


Summary: In today’s episode, we’re talking about wine as an asset class. We start with Anthony’s background, which includes a Thiel fellowship. Then we dive into the ins and outs of investing in wine. Anthony walks us through wine’s investment case and how it compares to traditional stocks and bonds. Then we walk through the process of investing in wine through Vinovest, which does the analysis, bidding, inspection, and storage on your behalf. We touch on the different offerings, taxes, fees, risks, and trends affecting the industry today.


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Links from the Episode:

  • 0:40 – Sponsor: Masterworks – Use code “MEB” to skip their waitlist today
  • 1:39 – Intro
    2:29 – Welcome to our guest, Anthony Zhang
  • 3:54 – Starting his first company and dropping out of college with the Thiel Fellowship
  • 5:54 – The original idea that lead Anthony to investing in the wine industry
  • 8:25 – Making a case for investing in wine
  • 11:05 – Triumph of the Optimist; Episode #100: Elory Dimson, London Business School
  • 11:51 – Parallels between the wine market and the stock market
  • 15:10 – How Anthony approached starting Vinovest
  • 17:33 – The customer onboarding experience
  • 24:56 – Diversifying the bottles you’ll hold in your portfolio and the range of bottle prices
  • 27:20 – The typical Vinovest investor
  • 30:05 – The impact of climate change on the wine market
  • 31:28 – Capital gains and cashing out of your position
  • 33:27 – The user experience of both the automated side and custom side
  • 34:09 – Overview of Vinovests fee structure and warehouse storage
  • 36:23 – Can you choose to drink from your portfolio?
  • 38:29 – Sour Grapes and Somme documentaries
  • 40:54 – Risks to consider when investing in wine
  • 42:15 – Anthony’s biggest surprise after building Vinovest
  • 46:02 – Anthony’s favorite wines you can buy for less than $100; Favia and Domaine Arlaud
  • 48:37 – Client acquisition and educating wine enthusiasts
  • 49:49 – Wines he feels could be interesting investment opportunities
  • 50:37 – Outstanding in the field dinners
  • 51:25 – Potentially stepping into the whiskey side of the alcohol world
  • 53:02 – How the pandemic has affected Vinovest
  • 54:56 – Top 10 Alcohol Stocks to Invest in 2021
  • 56:34 – Their funding rounds and who has invested so far
  • 57:52 – Episode #287: Jonathan Hsu, Tribe Capital
  • 58:16 – His most memorable wine and his most investment
  • 59:46 – Learn more about Anthony; vinovest.co; anthony@vinovest.co

 

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