Are All Startup Founders Psychopaths?

Maybe.

Photo by Gratisography from Pexels

Because at the end of the day, a psychopath is just someone with a different personality type.

“the odds of a company being run by a star CEO are between two and three times higher if it has a psychopath as a chief financial officer than if it has an ordinary CFO.”

Is Donald Trump a Psychopath?

Photo by Tim Gouw from Pexels

The short answer, according to Dr. William Hirstein, is “yes.”

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Alexander Lim

Founder of Cudy Technologies (www.cudy.co), a full-stack EdTech startup helping teachers and students teach and learn better. I am also a mentor and investor.