The angst of the entrepreneurial PE fund manager
It is a brutal world out there, fund raising for a PE fund is one of the toughest tasks on hand.
The problem with indispensable employees
Employees who are more concerned about their salary and personal position than the success of the company would makes themselves indispensable and resist efforts to build redundant processes.
When investors clash with promoters
Rather than aiming for value creation through operational enhancements, PE professionals should focus on the basics
Irrelevancy leads to failure – Worry for Yahoo, Microsoft, HP, Sears, etc.
Once you are no longer relevant, customers quickly stop paying attention to practically anything you do.
London ranked best startup ecosystem in Europe
If you take out the smaller startup ecosystems then London would rank third behind Silicon Valley and New York.
What costs are considered reimbursable to the founders of a startup company?
As the amount of expenses increases, the willingness of the investor to reimburse for any of them decreases.