Venture Capital

Common? Preferred? Founder? Making Sense Of Startup Shares

1) Preferred vs Common Historically there have been two types of stock: preferred and common. Preferred is for investors, common for...
Amit Garg
2 min read

Why We Invested In Klivo — Chronic Disease Management Platform

Excited to announce our investment alongside Valor Capital in the R$ 45M ($8M) series A of Klivo which provides a chronic...
Amit Garg
2 min read

So Your VC Wants To Invest More? 5 Practical Tips For Entrepreneurs

If your VC wants to invest more in you then you have a good problem in your hands. Here are five...
Amit Garg
3 min read

Why We Invested In Signos – Weight Loss Built For You

  Excited to announce the $13M series A led by GV in Signos, which helps you lose weight through continuous glucose...
Amit Garg
2 min read

Why We Invested In Drip Capital — Financing For Developing Markets

Excited to announce our investment alongside TI Platform, Sequoia, Accel India, Wing Ventures, Initialized Capital and YC in the $175M series...
Amit Garg
1 min read

Uncapped Note? No Discount? Making Sense For Entrepreneurs

What is the right cap and discount for your convertible? Should you even have them at all? The latter used to...
Amit Garg
3 min read

What is Up With These Mega Rounds? Making Sense Of The Startup Market

$530M round: Snyk snags another $530M as valuation rises to $8.5B $400M round: Cityblock Health raises another mega-round of funding, tipping...
Amit Garg
2 min read

Signaling Risk? How Early Startups Can Work Best With Big Funds

Signaling risk typically happens when a large fund comes into an early round, creating an expectation in the market that they...
Amit Garg
3 min read

Digital Health 2.0? The Next Generation Of Startup Business Models

At Tau Ventures, these are three principles we continue holding as generally true: i) In healthcare typical sales cycle to get...
Amit Garg
2 min read

Hardware is Hard — 5 Practical Tips For Startups To Raise Successfully

You had a great idea. You built a great team. You know that hardware is a significant part of the product...
Amit Garg
3 min read

Should I Raise More? 5 Principles For Entrepreneurs

Many things about startups are about power laws — fundraising included. The best companies do attract disproportionate attention and the entrepreneurs...
Amit Garg
3 min read

So My Startup Is Not Growing As Fast — 5 Practical Tips To Still Do A Successful Fundraise

Long sales cycle? Marketing got too expensive? Spent too much time fixing the product? There are so many reasons why things...
Amit Garg
3 min read