Blog – Experiences


January 23rd, 2019 •

A few months after I founded my first business (there were eight of us), one American said, “Eight? Then you are President and the other seven are Senior Vice-Presidents.” It took me a long time to realize that it was not a joke, and it took me even longer to understand what he actually meant.

Go to Market

December 19th, 2018 •

Founders often focus their company presentations on product and detailed elaborations on why is their product superior to that of their competitors. However it is not so important to have the best product on the market, what is critical, is the ability to persuade the market to buy it.

Cleaning Sucks

November 14th, 2018 •

I remember well the fights with my parents over tidying up my room. I mean, is that really necessary? Organised things are for dumbs, smart guys can navigate in chaos!

Investor without Micro-Management

October 1st, 2018 •

When dating with prospective portfolio companies, we often get asked about our role in our portfolio companies. How much hands-on are we? Do we interfere in the founder’s decisions? Our reply to that is: “As you wish“.

A Lesson for Us and for Karel

July 7th, 2018 •

Once upon a time :), we had an investment. Excellent sector. A bright founder. Let’s call him Karel

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