Why early stage investors don’t want to own a large equity stake in a startup
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Why early stage investors don’t want to own a large equity stake in a startup 1:32 min
Llew Claasen is a co-Founder and Managing Partner at Newtown Partners (Pty) Ltd. He is also a Co-Founder at Clicks2customers, SynthaSite, and TrafficSynergy. He has been an Executive Director of Bitcoin Foundation since July 1, 2016. He served as Vice President Marketing at Clickatell. He has 12 years of experience in online and mobile product marketing and product management.
The first thing that we try to do is make sure that the economic incentives from an entrepreneur’s perspective are aligned with us getting them to devote all their time and attention and energy to the success of something which they can see is gonna be of value to them.
So, what we try to do is to match the round size in such a way that, given additional funds coming into the business i… Sign in to continue