• John Casmon

Why You Should Always Work for Equity with Christopher Nelson



Today’s guest is Christopher Nelson, an incredible author and the Co-Founder and Principal of Wealthward Capital, a private equity investment firm. Wealthward Capital invests in multifamily assets, self-storage, and commercial debt instruments.

Let’s listen to Christopher to find out more about his book and some of the things he has been working on for now.


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[00:01 – 05:25] Opening Segment

  • Let’s get to know Christopher Nelson.

  • Christopher talks about his background.

  • He had 20-year as a technology professional.

  • Christopher talks about how he found his way to the real estate industry.

  • He read Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert T Kiyosaki.

  • Building wealth for capital and passive income.

  • Christopher shares why he chooses to jump into real estate investing

  • The income and the benefits of real estate.

  • Non-correlated to the market.

  • Christopher talks about his experience when most of his worth is tied into one asset.


[05:26 – 13:19] Real Estate for Technology Professionals

  • Three things that are challenged with the technology it employs with the capital.

  • Challenges of technology professionals in real estate.

  • Great returns from boring investments

  • Why real estate is still attracting technology professionals despite any other investment.

[13:20 – 28:15] Key Insights on IPO Investment

  • Christopher talks about his current investment project, other than real estate.

  • ATM

  • Why he chooses to invest in ATM.

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  • Christopher shares what inspires him to write his books.

  • Combine his investor mindset and his experience in technology to bring together a framework for people to invest their time and talent inside technology companies.

  • Key insights of being able to look at the landscape of opportunity in selecting a company with exponential growth potential.

  • Look the other way and broaden your view, that to me is the biggest secret.

  • The benefits of investing in IPO.

  • Why you should always work for equity.

  • Christopher talks about his upcoming book release.

  • Tips on investing in IPO to make cash flow.

  • Reach out and connect with Christopher

  • See links below

  • To know more about ATM investment

  • Visit investinatms.com

[28:16 – 34:06] The Bull’s Eye Round

  • Apparent Failure:

  • Choosing the wrong first start-up company.


  • Digital Resource:

  • Asana.com


  • Most Recommended Book:

  • Raising Capital for Real Estate: How to Attract Investors, Establish Credibility, and Fund Deals by Hunter Thompson


  • Daily Habit:

  • End of the day debriefing.


  • Current Curiosity:

  • Industrial real estate


  • Wish I Knew When I Was Starting Out:

  • If you want to be an elite, do the basics with excellence.


  • Best Place to Grab a Bite in Austin, texas

  • Stiles Switch BBQ


Tweetable Quotes:

My career in technology can create what I call equity generating event to get this large amount of capital that I can deploy.” – Christopher Nelson.

“ I get to combine my investor mindset and my experience in technology to bring together a framework for people to invest their time and talent inside technology companies.” – Christopher Nelson.

My career in technology can create what I call equity generating event to get this large amount of capital that I can deploy.” – Christopher Nelson.

Resources Mentioned:

  • Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert T Kiyosaki

  • Raising Capital for Real Estate by Hunter Thompson

  • asana.com

  • www.wealthward.com

  • www.investinatms.com

You can connect with Christopher on Linkedin or visit his website at http://www.investinatm.com/.

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