General advises and industry practices.

In the shoes of a Venture Capitalist Investor!

Finding the right match between founders and a venture capitalist investor can sometimes be a long process. Some first time founders aim at keeping control of their company and avoid equity dilution as much as possible. As discussed in a previous article on bootstrapping, VC investors play a central role in the development of the [...]

By | 2017-10-21T22:59:36+02:00 octobre 20th, 2017|Articles Blog|0 Comments

It’s all about people…but which?

We regularly hear the saying that the number one success factor for a business is the choice of its team. I include members of the core team as well as investors and advisors who can play a key role. But if we were to focus on a very specific competence, which one should we prefer? [...]

By | 2017-09-01T13:14:41+02:00 septembre 1st, 2017|Articles Blog|0 Comments

Bootstrapping or fundraising? How to choose?

Grow, grow and grow again! This is the only priority a start-up should have once its team validates the product-market fit. Often, we have the tendency to evaluate the growth level of a business based on the capital raised or on its number of employees. In reality, the most important criterion remains the number [...]

By | 2017-08-21T08:52:32+02:00 août 18th, 2017|Articles Blog|2 Comments