How A Silicon Valley Networking Firm Has Turned To Invest In Indian Startups

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Private network and conference-producer GWC has been pulling together innovators and executives in the mobile tech space since 2008, but the Silicon Valley and Beijing-based business has since turned early-stage investor, stepping up it’s investments in Indian startups. “Most investors in Silicon Valley don’t invest out of Silicon Valley, let alone [outside] the US,” says GWC, (also known as the …

Here’s a VC’s Take on Two Important Funding Trends Expected in 2017

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Foreign funds and two or more funds coming together for a single round of funds are two key trends that are set to emerge in 2017. But are how  does an entrepreneur deal with these two trends? Entrepreneur India spoke to Anand Lunia, General Partner at IndiaQuotient, on funding trends  and checks entrepreneurs should make prior to picking an investor. …

Can VCs Add Value Beyond the Money?

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Dave McClure of 500 Startups had a very interesting remark about the VC environment. He said, “Most VCs don’t work hard, they think they are great stock pickers!” Post this comment in one of the key VC panels at the Global Mobile Internet Conference in Bangalore,which was chaired by marquee investors from the Indian ecosystem and was moderated by Entrepreneur …