6 Lessons Learned 6 Years Into Co-Founding a VC Fund
Dec 06, 2019
In honor of 6 years of Work-Bench, here are 6 lessons learned from co-founding and scaling a VC fund:...
The European Series A landscape — actionable benchmarks & the most active lead VCs
Sep 03, 2019
LocalGlobe, Mish Mashkautsan
9 months ago we published, together with Dealroom and Atomico, actionable benchmarks on Seed funding in Europe — round sizes, conversion rates and time to Series A....
The Summer Solstice And Seed Stage Squeeze
Aug 23, 2019
If you’ve been following my tweets lately, you’ve read some of my quick musings on the state of the seed market this summer. In short, in my 6.5 years of investing in the seed stage, I have neve...
Fundraising tips – How to build a better data room
Aug 20, 2019
Because of our role in the venture ecosystem, we often find emerging and established GPs asking us for best practices in putting together a data room. So, in the spirit of #OpenLP, this blog is our...
Beezer Clarkson hosts Anne Martin, CIO of Wesleyan University
Aug 09, 2019
Beezer Clarkson, Notation Capital, Orgins Podcast
In this special episode of Origins, Beezer Clarkson of Sapphire Partners hosts Anne Martin, the Chief Investment Officer of Wesleyan University. Anne was previously a Director of Investments at Yale U...
Attending @websummit this week? Be sure to join @Beezer232's talk this morning at 10 am PT on the state of seed funding... with @EconomicsAlex of the @FT fDi magazine. More info: https://hubs.li/H0BJHky0 #openlp #venturecapital
(From the archive) @ChristinaSSenn 🇩🇪 of @BlueFutureTeam writes about fund recycling as part of the #OpenLP ... series. https://buff.ly/36AUVb8
Happy to share our new article about quantitative approaches to #vc.
"By the time a certain pattern leads to success ... it could already be obsolete".
#venturecapital #investing #investments #openlp #vc
Happy to share my new article about quantitative approaches to #vc
"By the time a certain pattern leads to success it ... could already be obsolete"
#venturecapital #investing #investments #openlp #vc https://link.medium.com/2qhHwQOBUbb
I don’t think most LPs know how to identify and define what a GP’s edge is, beyond being able to recognize strong ... past performance.
Also, it’s not the GP’s job to answer the question of whether they’re differentiated—it’s the LP’s.
I really appreciate the #OpenLP movement to share more about how LPs think about investing.
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