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About our Knowledge Base
The key2investors knowledge base was created to provide instant answers to many questions we have heard quite often over the last years. During numerous workshops on the investor process, negotiations, or startup valuations, as well as coachings, online sessions, and process guidance we collected the frequently asked things and put the answers in our knowledgebase. Now it is accessible and continuously filled with additional questions startups have around this topic. If you want to ask your own questions and get them answered, send us a message, we are here to support and expand the collection on the go for everybody.
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- We still haven’t got traction – how can we convince investors?
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- How do I derive my revenue potential and is there public data on market sizing?
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- How many shares should I give to an investor?
- How to split financing round into tickets?
- Which legal structure do I need to get an investor on board?
- How much is an investor usually getting per financing round?
- How can I avoid being ripped off by the investor?
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- How long does raising take?
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- Can I do two seed rounds?
- What is a cap table?
What our users think about key2investors
Incredible Bootcamp thanks to Startup Wise Guys! Now, entrepreneurs are more ready to scale their businesses and expand their startups to other countries.
3 Important Things that they learned:
– Lead generation strategies.
– Key Resources that every entrepreneur should have to scale.
– Think global at the beginning.
– You don’t need to leave your comfort zone but you have to expand your comfort zone.
– Create your all strategies before going global.
TRAXIT graduates from SWG OPA!
With great honor and pleasure we received our Graduation Diploma from
Startup Wise Guys Online Pre Accelerator.
Big thanks to all SWG Team, and in particular Cristobal Alonso, Andrea Orlando, Asta Vasiliauskaite, Marta Madara Dundure, Karina Lapina, Andra Bagdonaitė and all
supporting and external Mentors for the highly valuable insights on Pitching, Company Values
and Purpose, Sales and Financials.
In particular Paola Gariglio, Juan Carlos Martinez Barrio, Petra Wolkenstein and Patrick Collins, among the others. We loved being there and being pushed to the limits! It was a rich and productive program. We also want to thank all our fellow startups founders, for the warm and encouraging atmosphere:
TourMyTable, OPERA, Voicemed, LokitTech, GOGOBeach, Tayra, Veraison Technologies, IntelliHearts, Shipping to go, Bryla, Non-zone.
We are now getting ready for a great new year. We will keep you posted!
Ceo & CoFounder, Traxit
It was great having you here Petra, thank you for all the support for the founders!
Associate & Program Manager, Startup Wise Guys
“Hi, once again Petra 🙂 Thank you for such an energetic and in all senses absolutely excellent and highly valuable SWG QA session. ”
Thank you so very much for the SWG Q & A session.
That was hilarious!”
(…) As one of the participants – Eric from Recovery Companion put it: “The program was an invaluable resource of information for our startup, empowering us to understand all facets of the startup journey and giving us the opportunity to pitch Recovery Companion to a diverse and engaged audience. We are extremely grateful for being included in the program and more importantly, for creating new friendships with our startup peers and the Wise Guys team.”
Big thanks to our mentors: Patrick Collins, Petra Wolkenstein, Mario Krivokapic, Forian Kendler, Oscar Sanjuán Martínez, Jasmina Popovska and the SWG alumni & team.
Startup Wise Guys
Petra did one of the best workshops when we were participating in the Startup Wise Guys program. She is an expert in negotiations. Her help and suggestions in terms of our company strategy were extremely valuable. Thank you!
Co-founder of Casers
We really appreciate the great help and tips we received during Investor Dynamics training. The valuable feedback and hands-on approach, gave us a clear picture, what activities are most important for us and how to execute them!
Marketplace for Commercial Real Estate in Europe
I just re-watched your videos – they are fantastic! Thank you so much for such a structured and “templates-based” attitude! Also lots of great insight about how an investor thinks during the Q&A sessions.
Thank you very much for your time and valuable insights!
Chief Product Manager itsBeat
Thank you, Petra, for great insights on investor relations topic!
Online Pre-accelerator Program Manager Startup Wise Guys
Really good! The virtual_lab was very informative with a lot of useful things to make a better approach to investors.
Technology Officer easyfeed.io
Petra helped us in structuring the key message and all relating documents for finding venture capital for a newly founded start-up in the field of green chemicals. She also provided us with contacts and venture opportunities for our mission. We totally appreciated her very experienced, well-skilled but still hands-on way of working with us. Petra is perfectly capable of sensing what her customers really need. We really learnt a lot! Thank you, Petra.
CFO AIT Austrian Institute of Technology