sees money as a seed - just like a farmer.
Cutting-edge ideas which identify a problem and provide a unique, workable solution are the domain in which the venture capitalist
functions, he said, adding that NEEI has received around 200 business plans from prospective entrepreneurs in the region.
He is so wary of powerful venture capitalists
that he remained anonymous until last month.
Such conferences are a kind of audition, he explains, "where you pay a modest fee of $500 to $1,500 and get 10 minutes to make a presentation in front of a group of venture capitalists
The survey confirms that an active relationship is valued by both the CEO and the venture capitalist
," said Allan Ferguson, senior partner of global venture capital and private equity firm 3i.
economy and the aftermath of the Internet gold rush have venture capitalists
(VCs) thinking twice before investing in entrepreneurial ventures.
Indeed, "America, the greatest capitalist
country, seems to offer no alternative to war, exploitation, and destruction of the world's resources.
Most of them concluded that Marx was right: the old feudal aristocracy of the Middle Ages was gradually being superseded by the wealth and acquisitiveness of an advancing class of capitalists
and that the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries in England were critical in that transition This explanatory framework, however, was challenged by a subsequent generation of historians, who often pointed to the resilience of the old order and to a lack of capitalist
consciousness among the new order, and who, in contrast to the older generation, seemed eager to show that little changed in history.
Owing to a perhaps inevitable economic slowdown after more than a decade of unprecedented prosperity and the dreadful events of September 11, the United States--most of the capitalist
world in fact--is drifting into a recession.
The intelligence, charisma, talent, speaking ability, reputation, accomplishments, and personality of the entrepreneur are all important to the venture capitalist
I HAVE been backing or not backing Venture Capitalist
throughout his career ever since he caught my eye as a two-year-old.
This essay is however focused on the last sequence of this trajectory when industrialization linked to the capitalist
mode of appropriation/production was initiated, leading to the emergence and consolidation of the modern nation-state.