Venture Capital vs Bootstrapping: Mathieu Carenzo On How To Determine If Fundraising Or Bootstrapping

  1. Technology is an enabler, not an end. It is irrelevant to be innovative if your solution does not bring a clear, robust value proposition to your customer.
  2. Competition is never limited to firms that solve (or could solve…) market issues the same way you do.
  3. Consequently, your accessible market maybe bigger than you think…
  • Long term control — Bootstrap
  • Short term Financial goal — VC
  • Relative value — Bootstrap
  • Absolute value- VC
  • Impact — VC
  • Freedom and control — Bootstrap
  • Scale — VC
  • Organic Growth — Bootstrap

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My mission is to empower entrepreneurs by bringing transparency throughout the early stage fundraising process.

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Mathieu Carenzo

Mathieu Carenzo

My mission is to empower entrepreneurs by bringing transparency throughout the early stage fundraising process.