Flagship CEO Noubar Afeyan was quoted in the Boston Business Journal’s latest cover story on immigration and entrepreneurship. The article explores the viewpoints and contributions of several Boston-area, foreign-born entrepreneurs in the wake of the recent presidential election.
“I view innovation as nothing more than intellectual immigration. You leave the comfort of what is known, what is accepted, and you venture into some unknown place,” Noubar shared in the article. “That worry, and that struggle, and that survivalistic mind-set that exists in every single immigrant family’s experience is the same as what exists in any innovator or entrepreneur that’s trying to do something unprecedented.”
Read more at the Boston Business Journal’s website here: http://bit.ly/2gVI4a1