Posts marked with the tag ‘Pitch

“If you are interested, please call at your convenience…” This is how 90% of all the emails through which young entrepreneurs are trying to get financing from GECAD. Wrong.

A few days ago I stumbled upon this material: http://reidhoffman.org/linkedin-pitch-to-greylock/. Although it’s a about a pitch in 2004 – it’s LinkedIn’s real pitch deck in 2004 for Round B investment – or maybe just because of that :-), it makes a very interesting read. It is commented and contextualized, with dos and don’ts.

1000. We’re talking here about the seed investment (the first money in the company). Whenever I had to raise an investment, to find investors for my ideas, I was amazed by the inability of those I talked to, to understand the huge opportunity I, in my greatness and benevolence, brought to their attention. I always […]

I have seen many presentations lately from companies that are seeking investment. I think a good template for a presentation would help a lot.

I announced a week ago that GECAD  was going to invest 50,000 Euro at every VentureConnect event in the next 3 years. 300,000 Euro in total. I received many questions and I would like to provide some clarifications.


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Radu Georgescu
GECAD Group