Category Venture Capital

Fundraising rule of thumb: $19M, $9M and $4M

Don’t get hung up on high valuations – Very simple math is at the heart of getting a deal done  Published on Vator, Aug 22, 2012 Getting hung up on a high valuation can quickly take the wind out of your entrepreneurial sails. For most first-time entrepreneurs, deciding on the right valuation can often seem […]

Lean VC: Why small is beautiful in venture capital

Authors:  Rafiq Dossani and Manu Rekhi Published in Venture Beat, Aug 18, 2012 The Kaufmann Foundation recently noted in a controversial review in the Wall Street Journal that, of its past 20 years of investing in nearly 100 venture funds, “Only four of thirty venture capital funds with committed capital of more than $400 million delivered returns […]