Factors like quality of founders, uniqueness of the product or service, market size, unit economics, current traction, risk factors, etc., are part of the evaluation framework necessary to analyse this.
A good mentor is a critical part of an entrepreneurâs journey. A few tips for entrepreneurs from my own experience â Choose your mentors wisely. Sometimes, finding and pitching to the right mentor is as difficult and as important as finding the right investor.
An emerging asset class, called Impact Investments, comprises investors who have social impact objectives, apart from financial returns. Wealth creation is a very important motivation for most entrepreneurs; however, it is not the only motivation for most entrepreneurs. In fact, I will stick my neck out and say that if an entrepreneur is focused only on profit maximization he or she can never build a great business.