Within the aftermath of Lance’s doping scandal, he misplaced out on lots of the profitable sponsorships that he had as soon as been part of. On the similar time, he additionally confronted lawsuits due to the lies he’d advised previously about doping, which he confessed to throughout a 2013 interview with Oprah. His monetary image all of the sudden seemed fairly bleak, however because it seems, he made one sensible funding that finally turned his outlook round.
In 2009, Lance invested $100,000 in a nascent funding agency referred to as Lowercase Capital run by Chris Sacca. The majority of that cash apparently went to Uber, which on the time, was value simply $3.7 million. At this time, the corporate’s value is within the billions, and Lance has credited the funding with conserving his monetary image rosy within the years since his controversy.