Venture capital funds need to identify emerging trends and the right entrepreneurs for investment, then make the investment and help guide the portfolio teams to success. Global Capital assists in all phases—from fund formation to tech scouting to investment agreements and training the teams as they hit the fast-growth stage.
Representative Tasks by Financing Stage
|Pre-seed||Seed & Angel||Series A||Series B+|
|Focus team on POC, Lean Startup analytics||Advise on commercialization||To accelerate scaling, obtain strategic partners and advise on appropriate expansion||Expand strategic & international presence for increased penetration & sales|
|Help with Pitch Decks||Help recruit team||Serve as interim CXOs||Serve in specialized roles|
|Mentor founders||Prepare founders for growth phase||Help develop internal structure & procedures for growth phase (e.g., HR, S&M, analytics, financials, options)||Monitor internal development and provide specialized assistance|
|Advise on seeking investors||Advise on investment terms||Prepare for Series B phase||Enhance value for exit|
|Serve as interim General Counsel for corporate & team formation||General Counsel primarily for “external” needs—alliances, sales, growth||General Counsel (focus on agreements; coordinate specialized counsel)||Serve as specialized corporate counsel reporting to in-house counsel|