Lee speaks so well, it’s almost pointless for me to comment. Watch it and you’ll understand how NextView has been able to raise a fund and rack in 3 exits in the past 6 months. Just a class outfit.
Here are some shownotes related to the video.
0:30 Being a double unicorn–getting in early at Paypal and LinkedIn
3:00 Moving back to New England from Silicon Valley
4:45 Where NextView fits in in the VC ecosystem
6:30 Sourcing early stage … Read More
In the last post, I discussed how commingled funds, whether they be managed by micro-VCs, leading angels, or traditional venture capital funds, can be an important component in an early stage investor’s overall strategy. This is especially for those who otherwise can’t assemble a diversified portfolio. In this post, I’m going to talk about 9 areas I think are most relevant to look at before investing in a startup fund. They are:
1) The Manager’s Background /Reputation
2) Prior … Read More