Resilience involves navigating through challenges and setbacks. Oliver Libby. Managing Partner at H/L Ventures distinguishes between being in "check" and being in "checkmate" during trying times. Being in "check" implies facing a setback or a tough situation where reasonable moves are left to make. Conversely, being in "checkmate" means reaching a point where no more reasonable options are available.Watch now
H/L Ventures “For Starters”
As we welcome 2024, we’re moving forward from a challenging 2023 and reintroducing our VC quick takes video series as “For Starters.” Join H/L Ventures, Oliver Libby and guests as we dive into industry insights, advice, and the latest news.
Startups and early-stage companies require specific funding tools and round structures. Convertible notes are funding rounds designed to determine what a company is worth in the future, allowing startups to raise capital without a fixed valuation. A true Convertible Note is debt and is a form of protection for investors with the feature to convert into shares in the company...Watch now
A lead investor is a venture capital firm that takes on a significant role in a funding round, often leading the investment and often take on key responsibilities including conducting underwriting, structuring deals, and championing the round. Lead Investing requires deep conviction and a commitment to your portfolio.Watch now