My guest today is Shinya Deguchi. Shinya is the founder of Star Magnolia Capital, a multi-family office and Co-Founder of Gen Z Group. Through Gen Z Group, Gen Z Media creates and promotes educational content (mainly in the medium of graphic novels) in Chinese-speaking regions which is today’s focus.
In today’s conversation, we cover Webtoons and Manga in the context of investor education. It’s a little different but an extremely interesting and exciting topic.
I hope you enjoy my conversation with Shinya Deguchi.
For the full show notes, transcript, and links to mentioned content, check out the episode page on https://compoundingpodcast.com/ep29
[00:00:31] - [First question] - Shinya’s background
[00:03:47] - The influence of Makoto Maki
[00:08:00] - Shinya’s investing style and how that’s changed over time
[00:12:11] - Manga and Why start the Gen Z Group?
[00:24:14] - Early mistakes?
[00:31:07] - When comparing Manga and Webtoons compared to other mediums, why do it?
[00:32:21] - What Shinya wished he knew before starting this project
[00:35:55] - And what’s next for Gen Z Group?
[00:39:10] - Anything else we haven’t covered and wrapping up
Connect with Shinya:
Connect with Shinya on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/shinya-deguchi-b403908/
Gen Z Group’s Website: https://www.genzgroup.org/
INVEST! Webtoon: https://www.genzgroup.org/new-investor-z
Investor Z IMPACT! Webtoon: https://www.genzgroup.org/investors-z-impact
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