In a year like no other in living memory for most, we asked some leaders in the startup and tech community to send 2020 a breakup letter. It’s time to move on. To kick of the series, MedAdvisor chairman and investor Chris Ridd shares his thoughts on a year where Sunday footy matches were replaced with podcasts by Dr Norman Swan.
Sorry babe, it’s over. I’d like to be able to say it’s me and not you, but it’s definitely you.
Reflecting back over my time with 2020, the relationship got off to a fiery start, quite literally, with massive bushfires causing devastation across Victoria’s East and much of the NSW South Coast. Even a forced handshake from PM Morrison couldn’t make things right.
And just as we thought things might start getting back on track, an out of control COVID-19 pandemic from China came between us.