Jan 20, 2022
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
Stay up to date with the podcast by signing up to the Compounding Curiosity Substack, where I’ll email you when the latest episode comes out along with my summary and takeaways, links to mentioned content, graphics and the transcript. Sign up at https://compoundingcuriosity.substack.com/
Connect with Kalani:
Visit the Compounding Curiosity PODCAST: https://CompoundingPodcast.com/
Visit the Compounding Curiosity SUBSTACK: https://compoundingcuriosity.substack.com/
Follow Kalani Scarrott on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/ScarrottKalani/
Sign up for Allocators Asia: https://KalaniS.substack.com/
Join the DISCORD: https://discord.gg/NPVNPVsCYb