Despite a turbulent 2020, companies across the US and Canada raised over $250 billion from venture capital firms.
Founders now have various financing options depending on what they are building and what industry they are focused on, from a myriad of micro-VC funds and solo-VCs to traditional PE firms like Tiger Global funding early-stage en masse and non-dilutive capital at low-interest rates.
On Tuesday, December 14, Alex Bangash, Founder and Managing Director of TI Platform - an anchor fund for the most disruptive venture funds of this decade including Initialized Capital, SaaStr Fund, Entrepreneur First, Atomic VC, Heavybit, and many more - joins us to dive into all the disruptions and changes in the VC landscape and how founders can use it to their advantage.
Specifically, Alex will discuss:
- Top disruptions, changes, and themes driving the funding landscape
- How should founders think about fundraising in 2022
- What types of investors a founder should look to work with
- How to craft your company narrative and approach investors
- How is the founder journey different with the new sources of capital and the Direct to Startup model?
- What pitfalls to avoid in the fundraising process
Alex has invested over $2 billion in more than 50 funds with a track record of investing over $1 billion in 50 funds for institutional investors with an internal rate of return of 30%+ and 2x NAV.