Inside the Mind of a Silicon Valley VC, with Stanford Prof. Ilya Strebulaev

In this interactive workshop designed for entrepreneurs and aspiring VCs, Professor Ilya Strebulaev shared his insights from the heart of Silicon Valley on how VCs really make the decision on whether to invest in a startup and at what valuation. Ilya Strebulaev is a tenured chaired Professor of Finance at the Stanford Graduate School ofContinue reading “Inside the Mind of a Silicon Valley VC, with Stanford Prof. Ilya Strebulaev”

The Mindful VC: Founder Resilience through the Start-up Journey

David Mott and Clarissa McKay from Oxford Capital joined us to share about the critical role that VCs play in building resilience in the companies they invest in, as well as the common struggles of startups when scaling up. They also gave insight into the investing philosophy of Oxford Capital. Oxford Capital is a specialistContinue reading “The Mindful VC: Founder Resilience through the Start-up Journey”

Getting Closer to Action: James Lo

OXVC hosted James Lo, CEO of Mana, for a sharing on his colourful career. Prior to starting his own venture, James worked in McKinsey, as well as in SoftBank. On Consulting James highlighted the strong value proposition that a position in consulting can bring to one’s career. His time at McKinsey offered him the chance to buildContinue reading “Getting Closer to Action: James Lo”

How to Build a Startup

In this event, Sahil Sachdev will give an introduction to Founders Factory, a London-based startup accelerator and venture studio. He will then give a workshop on the Venture Design process, the science of creating a startup from scratch. This interactive workshop will be followed by a Q&A.Sahil is the Head of New Ventures at FoundersContinue reading “How to Build a Startup”