Dan Lyons on Unicorns and the Investors Who (Probably Shouldn’t) Love Them

The author of Disrupted explains why he feels many pre-IPO tech companies--several of which are popular with hedge funds--are way overvalued.

Dan Lyons

Dan Lyons knows disruption. After spending decades as a tech reporter, eventually landing a plum position as a technology editor at Newsweek, in 2012, Lyons suddenly found himself out of a job at age 51 when the magazine eliminated his position.

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