Emerging Managers | Fundraising | Fundraising
Learnings from a failed attempt at raising a VC Fund
In my case, this lockdown has allowed me time to write about a failure I'd been meaning to share for a while. My career in venture capital started in 2012 with a short spell at Startup Leadership Prog...
Tough topic handled well by @chudson:
"Some argue that capital allocation & investment should be a rational, ... dispassionate process, but that’s not how the the world works; capital is allocated by people w feelings & I think if you ignore that fact, you do so at your own peril."
Don't miss this panel of #LPs at @cartainc's Equity Summit discussing trends in #VC and where the industry is headed in ... 2023.
@Beezer232, @HaywoodKimberli, @madractas & @ChristaWCollett
🗓️ Wed, Dec 7 @ 12:10pm PT / 3:10pm ET
Register today: http://crt.cx/3USwXic
Transparent post by @HunterWalk that sheds light on the realities of what actually happens to a venture portfolio when a... highly-valued startup implodes (even if a small percentage of the total fund).
Fund, time, $, reputation & relationship implications 👇
Great Seed to Harvest interview with @jfreester on how @TheFoundryTeam's strategy has evolved to include direct invest +... investing in seed stage managers.
Includes best practices for emerging mngrs around capital calls, networking, annual mtgs & more.