Funding & Investment

Advice on raising funds for every stage of the SaaS journey, the best way to spend the investment and keep VC relationships healthy and fruitful

Make or Break Moments in Early Stage Funding Chloe Girard IdInvest Partners Video with Phil Chambers, CEO, Peakon

VIDEO: Make or Break Moments in Early Stage Funding – Chloé Giard & Phil Chambers

VIDEO: Make or Break Moments in Early Stage Funding – Chloé Giard & Phil Chambers Chloé Giard Investment Director at Idinvest Partners and Phil Chambers, CEO and Co-founder of Peakon talk about ‘Make or Break Moments in Early Stage Funding’. It’a all about finding the “right match” and “the most important thing is to choose…

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Startup Finance For SaaS Founders- VIDEO Peter Reinhardt

VIDEO: Startup Finance For SaaS Founders – Peter Reinhardt

VIDEO: Startup Finance For SaaS_Founders – Peter Reinhardt “Finance can be an amazing enabler for your business” says Peter Reinhardt CEO of Segment, you should “use finance as a weapon to grow”. In this video Peter illustrates why Finance is a very important skill for you to learn – for building your pricing strategy, forming…

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Ask a VC anything with William McQuillan

On this week’s episode of the SaaS Revolution Show, we take you back to the SaaStock18 stage for a special Ask Me Anything session with William McQuillan, Partner at Frontline. Without any preselected questions, William answers everything on the spot at the Traction stage. After leaving university, William was one of the founding employees of…

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20 SaaS Vcs saastock

The 20 VCs hidden in SaaStock’s “secret track”

Each year our flagship event, SaaStock, presents over forty hours of carefully curated content across multiple tracks. They’re all tailored to bring practical, actionable takeaways, and no matter which stage of the SaaS journey you find yourself at, they can prove incredibly valuable in terms of the lessons they teach. Attendees spend time carefully planning…

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Rory O'Driscoll SaaS

It is the best of times for SaaS, what could go wrong?

On the latest episode of the SaaS Revolution Show, we host Rory O’Driscoll, Partner of Scale Venture Partners. Rory talks about the things he believes SaaS entrepreneurs should be mindful of, even as the SaaS industry seems to be thriving. Originally from Ireland, Rory moved to California 28 years ago. For 25 of those, he has been investing…

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SaaS East Coast VC firms

34 SaaS-Focused East Coast VC Firms To Keep On Your Radar

Coke and Pepsi. Gates and Jobs. Marvel and DC. In terms of rivalries, the East Coast / West Coast dichotomy is up there with the greats. Whilst promising companies can spring up anywhere, it’s generally assumed that to scale successfully, a coastal presence is required. The siren call of Silicon Valley is undeniable, but with…

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Attendees SaaStock LatAm

10 amazing attendees you should meet at SaaStock LatAm

As we pack our bags and gear up for next week’s SaaStock LatAm (our first conference on the continent), we wanted to tell you about ten attendees you should take time to meet. They are part of an exceptional group of SaaS founders, executives and investors that we are bringing together. While listening to the…

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What do growth investors look for?

On the latest episode of the SaaS Revolution Show, we take you back to the SaaStock18 stage for a panel discussion on what growth investors look for. Jos White, General Partner at Notion Capital, moderates the panel featuring Nicola McClafferty, Investment Director at Draper Esprit, Michael Brown, General Partner at Battery Ventures, and Tom Mendoza,…

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Who are Asia’s SaaS VCs?

After singling out 38 brilliant SaaS stars, we had a suspicion we were going to find some notable fuelers of growth. After all, the mighty SoftBank and Tencent both come from the region. Below is a list of what we found, using the same search filter logic – countries within 3-4 hour flight from Hong Kong: Singapore, Southern China, Japan, Malaysia, Taiwan, South Korea, the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, and Indonesia.

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18 investors fueling Latin America’s SaaS superstars

As we showed you in the list of SaaS companies coming out of Latin America, the region has no shortage of SaaS superstars. How did this come about, though? What are the ingredients required to help foster such an ecosystem? A healthy availability of capital is one. There is no shortace of SaaS investors in…

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