Precision Medicine, Angel Investing, and Creating a Better You With Ari Tulla [Limitless MD, Episode 166]


Investing is more than just throwing money at some companies that look promising. You have to be mission-driven and learn strategies for evaluating startup investment opportunities. 

One way of doing it successfully is by focusing on experienced founders who work in startups aligned with your values. Today’s guest will explain clearly how to achieve this goal. 

Ari Tulla is a Finnish entrepreneur based in San Francisco. He’s been all over the world as a serial entrepreneur, father, investor in more than 40 startups, and even a professional video game player in the 90s. 

Ari shares his personal story of how his wife’s health issues led him to focus on nutrition and lifestyle as medicine. 

The bulk of our discussion centers around Ari’s current company, Elo Health, and its mission to make food into medicine through personalized data. 


These are some of the topics we covered in our conversation: 

  • How to find companies you like to invest in 
  • The surprising story of the Oura Ring
  • What is Elo Health, and how can it help you? 
  • How to take a data-driven approach to optimizing nutrition and supplements 

By the end of this episode, you’ll walk away with strategies for optimizing your nutrition and lifestyle. 

Take advantage of Ari’s insights on building mission-driven companies, evaluating startups, and taking your health and longevity into your own hands.

“[We invested] into companies that we felt had a focus of making the world a better place, and also helping people live better lives. So broadly in an area of healthcare, human performance, education.” – Ari Tulla

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