In this interview, Leila Collins, Senior Associate at MetaProp NYC, talks about investing in PropTech and gives advice to EU startups entering the US market.

MetaProp NYC is a PropTech venture capital fund, accelerator, and advisory business.Leila leads the MetaProp Accelerator at Columbia University, the MetaProp Pre-Accelerator at Columbia University and the MetaProp Bridge at Columbia University.

In addition, Leila leads all of the accelerator investments and supports MetaProp Ventures more generally. Leila received a BA from Johns Hopkins University where she double-majored in Anthropology and Political Science.

In this interview, we discuss the following topics:

  • What makes proptech attractive from an investor’s point of view
  • Exciting examples from MetaProps portfolio
  • How EU startups are doing in the US market
  • How should an EU startup or team prepare themselves
  • MetaProp’s accelerator program
You can meet Leila at RecoTech on December 4, 2018, or contact her at lcollins(at)


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