From Space to Food Systems, PE and Venture Are Going Specialist

From Space to Food Systems, PE and Venture Are Going Specialist

Interested in space? Now is a great time to be an investor. From Space Capital to Space VC, space specialty funds have proliferated in recent years. Or maybe alternative proteins are more your jam? I’ve met with over 40 food VC and PE funds in the past year. Reed...
The Untapped Potential of Private Equity in Emerging Markets

The Untapped Potential of Private Equity in Emerging Markets

In a world where investment opportunities seem to be increasingly well-explored and competitive, private equity (PE) in emerging markets stands out as a compelling frontier. It is not just an opportunity for significant financial returns and more diversified...
Yes, and…

Yes, and…

According to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) 2021/2022 Women’s Entrepreneurship Report, unveiled in early December, average startup rates for women worldwide dropped by 15% from 2019 to 2020 and held constant in 2021.​ We won’t regurgitate the dismal...
Steering a VC Impact Portfolio Through COVID

Steering a VC Impact Portfolio Through COVID

As much of the world returns to a more normal state – despite the Omicron variant and a still uncertain pandemic outlook — a lot of us have been processing what we’ve been living through for the past 18 months. I’ve been prone to lots of reflecting – not just as a...