VC from the inside – a techie’s perspective
October 13th 2015 20:00 - 21:00
After many years in CTO roles with SpringSource, VMware, and Pivotal, and having experienced what it is like to work in a VC-backed company, in June of 2014 Adrian switched sides and joined the venture capital firm Accel Partners in London. So what exactly does a technologist do inside a venture capital firm? And having been part of the process from the inside, how do investment decisions get made? In this talk Adrian will share some of the lessons he’s learned since embedding in the world of venture capital, and how you can maximise your chances of investment and a successful company-building partnership.