Nic has 13 years experience in the venture capital industry and prior to joining Forward was a Partner at leading venture capital firm DFJ Esprit. He has worked and invested in London and Silicon Valley, leading over 25 investments and enjoying a number of successful exits including buy.at (acquired by AOL for $125m) and Zeus Technology (acquired by Riverbed for $140m). Nic also authors Europe's most popular VC blog: The Equity Kicker.
As a keen observer of startups over the last 17 years, one of the most remarkable and welcome developments has been the application of scientific method to building startups....Read more
We have been thinking about how to evolve our investment strategy recently. I will write about the full process when we’re done and I’ve got a better sense of...Read more
Most VCs will say that to evaluate deals they look at the market size, the product and the quality of the team. Different investors place different weights on the...Read more