Growth CEO Essentials: Capital As A Strategy


Capital is not a commodity. For growth CEOs, finding the right capital partner can make all the difference. Growth equity investors with expertise, network and judgment can lead to sustained accelerated growth and a successful exit. The concept of capital as a strategy was first introduced to me by an old friend, the founder of … Continue reading Growth CEO Essentials: Capital As A Strategy

The Rise of Family Offices in Direct Private Equity Investment


Family offices have long known about the possibilities for outsized returns in direct private equity investing; they are now becoming more sophisticated in understanding other aspects of the asset class

Vega Factor CEO Maps Out Science to Workforce Performance


Lindsay McGregor, Founder and CEO of Vega Factor and author of New York Times Bestseller Primed to Perform, speaks with GrowthCap about total motivation and the most important factors in creating a high performing culture.

GrowthCap’s Investor of the Year


GrowthCap is pleased to announce NEA’s Harry Weller as 2015 Investor of the Year. Having evaluated the universe of partner level professionals at the top performing growth equity firms, Harry’s performance stood out amongst his peers.

Understanding Growth Equity Valuations in B2B Software


One of the major points of friction for a Chief Executive Officer raising growth equity is valuation. CEOs, in their attempt to maximize valuation (and therefore minimize dilution to current shareholders), will often point to the surge of “unicorns” — companies that have soared to a $1 billion valuation — or the stalwarts in their … Continue reading Understanding Growth Equity Valuations in B2B Software

Scaling Small Batch and Local


Consumers are expecting more from their food and the retailers that give it to them. A wide shift in preferences in recent years towards healthier options and more transparency from brands around where they source their ingredients have led to a wave of new growth investment focused on companies who are catering to the demand … Continue reading Scaling Small Batch and Local

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