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

Gaurav Jain of Afore Capital joins Nate to discuss Why Market Size is Irrelevant, Patterns from Working with the Best Founders, & How AI Compares to Past Paradigm Shifts. In this episode we cover:

  • AI Paradigm Shift and Its Impact on Venture Capital Investments
  • AI Investment Opportunities in Various Industries
  • Market Size and Founder Potential in Seed Investing
  • Evaluating Founders' Ability to Learn and Grow in a Fast-Paced Startup Environment
  • The State of the Pre-Seed Market and the Importance of Innovation in Venture Capital
  • Startup Funding and the Importance of Right-Sized Rounds

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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.

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Direct download: Gaurav_Jain_Final.mp3
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