Comment from Serge Salager, founder and CEO at RetargetLinks

Pierre DuPont knew he had struck gold when his 1914 corporate investment in a still private six-year-old startup called General Motors started showing results. The stock leapt in value sevenfold and the board of directors of the chemical conglomerate followed this with another $25m investment. What DuPont did not know was that he had started…

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