Pins and Needles

Kash Rajagopal
Big ideas in healthcare and tech investing
Created 12 Sep 2020
  • Put it all on Black: A Cheat Sheet for Mobile Gaming Entrepreneurs
    23 Nov 2021 • 5 min read
    You’re seated in front of a screen staring ahead at the glowing chakra of black, red, and a smidge of green. The trackball spins around the circumference of the Roulette table as the surrounding light...
  • A Sight for Sore Eyes: Computer Vision Startups
    09 Nov 2021 • 11 min read
    Share Pins and Needles Farmers in the state of Mato Grosso, Brazil (twice the size of California) - whose land includes parts of the Amazon rainforest - are faced with an unfortunate challenge to thei...
  • Unleashing the Beast: The Indian Healthcare Startup Opportunity is a Roaring Tiger
    24 Oct 2021 • 9 min read
    When I was eleven, I spent summers in India, playing cricket on the dung-laden roadside with kids my age. I’d hang out with them afterwards, when they’d tell me about their favorite cricket players (t...
  • CX: Customer Experience as the next Private Equity Frontier in SaaS
    10 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    Subscribe now Private Equity and M&A in CX Over the past ten years, the private markets have rallied around a number of marketing automation companies. These companies automate the lead generation pro...
  • Vroom Vroom: A Formula for Private Equity in Sports
    27 Sep 2021 • 7 min read • 1 1
    Hello Readers - welcome to this week’s issue of Pins and Needles. Before we get into it, interesting insights on the publisher backend. First - readers are loving Pins and Needles, and we appreciate t...
  • Sports Tech - Scoring Big with Young Athletes and Fresh Data
    12 Sep 2021 • 11 min read • 1 0
    After the summer lull, we’re back in action. We’ve got the NFL locking heads for the first games of the season, Djokovic staring down history at the U.S. Open Men’s Final, Liverpool thrashing Leeds Un...
  • The Rise and Rise of Femtech
    30 Aug 2021 • 9 min read
    Released May of 2021, Master of None: Season 3 by Aziz Ansari artfully captures the emotional fortitude required by gay and lesbian couples looking to start a family. When it’s time, lesbian couples n...
  • Reimbursement Reckoning: Specialty Infusion Therapy
    15 Aug 2021 • 6 min read • 4 0
    Infusion therapy is critical for millions of Americans - it’s very costly and complex though. Learn more about what infusion therapy is, the costs underpinning infusion therapy, reimbursement challeng...
  • Pins and Needles
    12 Sep 2020 • < 1 min read
    Welcome to Pins and Needles by me, Kash Rajagopal. I’ve previously been involved with private equity investment teams looking at rapidly growing companies in the healthcare, health tech-enabled servic...
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