Why you should carefully think about who to pick as investors
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Why you should carefully think about who to pick as investors 1:20 min
Eghosa Omoigui is the founder and Managing General Partner of EchoVC Partners. Before this, Eghosa was with Intel for nearly 10 years and his last role was as Intel Capital Director, Strategic Investments, Consumer Internet & Semantic Technologies. Omoigui also drove ICap’s investment focus on next generation semantic technologies, smart data and the realtime web.
One of them that we see a lot more than, because we don’t talk about, is being careful what comes in our cap table. I think founders don’t recognize how important that is.
There are lots of foreign investors that are very sophisticated that would do backgrounds checks on everybody in our cap table and I know deals that have gone south because there was someone on the cap table that lite… Sign in to continue