Venturing across the Atlantic
In a recent study published in Nature Biotechnology we have shown that transatlantic investments are scarce and come with considerable hurdles. Success factors for securing transatlantic investments include:
- focus on VCs with a proven transatlantic track record;
- invite investors for larger rounds of investment in more advanced companies and
- get a local lead investor on board who can provide the hands-on support and take on large parts of the due diligence.
The full publication can be found here; http://www.nature.com/nbt/journal/v34/n11/full/nbt.3712.html