Interview: Ed Bendy - On Acceptance and Detachment

Posted on Friday, Apr 24, 2020
I speak with Ed Bendy, a Vice-President in charge of product at Semsee, a tech startup. Ed gives an overview of his grappling with what’s meaningful in life. He relates his relationship with insight meditation and with church-going, which is currently to the non-credoed Fourth Universalist Society in the City of New York. We also discuss briefly the role of detachment in decision-making.

Show Notes

I speak with Ed Bendy, a Vice-President in charge of product at Semsee, a tech startup. Ed gives an overview of his grappling with what’s meaningful in life. He relates his relationship with insight meditation and with church-going, which is currently to the non-credoed Fourth Universalist Society in the City of New York. We also discuss briefly the role of detachment in decision-making.

Guests

Ed Bendy

Ed Bendy

Ed Bendy is a Vice President at Semsee, a tech startup in the insurance space in New York, NY, in charge of product. He holds degrees in History and Business Administration from Stanford and Northwestern Universities respectively.

Hosts

Deepak Subburam

Deepak Subburam

Deepak Subburam has worked in quantitative finance and done research in machine-learning. He currently photographs the streets for their beauty, and reads philosophy. He holds degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University. Deepak lives in New York, NY.