The Full Ratchet (TFR): Venture Capital and Startup Investing Demystified

Rob Biederman of Asymmetric joins Nate to discuss The Surprising Challenge of Launching a Venture Fund, Analyzing AI Horizontally Versus Vertically, and Why Most Companies Are Overstaffed. In this episode, we cover:

  • The difference between a Founder VC and a Non-Founder VC
  • What are the areas that are getting the team excited
  • Vertical vs Horizontal Solutions
  • Building in Use Cases that expand Customer Value with Minimal Cost
  • How to Evaluate Horizontal Business Software Companies
  • Overstaffing and Underinvestment

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The hosts of The Full Ratchet are Nick Moran and Nate Pierotti of New Stack Ventures, a venture capital firm committed to investing in founders outside of the Bay Area. You can follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter!

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Direct download: 387_Rob_Biederman.mp3
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