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The Venture Capital Investment Process

Palgrave Macmillan

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Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction

    • Darek Klonowski
    Pages 1-24
  3. Deal Generation

    • Darek Klonowski
    Pages 55-76
  4. Initial Screening

    • Darek Klonowski
    Pages 77-104
  5. Due Diligence Phase I and Internal Feedback

    • Darek Klonowski
    Pages 105-136
  6. Pre-Approval Completions

    • Darek Klonowski
    Pages 137-166
  7. Due Diligence Phase II and Internal Approvals

    • Darek Klonowski
    Pages 167-186
  8. Deal Completion

    • Darek Klonowski
    Pages 187-206
  9. Monitoring

    • Darek Klonowski
    Pages 207-234
  10. Exiting

    • Darek Klonowski
    Pages 235-256
  11. Back Matter

    Pages 271-274

About this book

The book provides one of the most comprehensive overviews of the internal and external challenges of processing venture capital deals, providing an eight stage investment model that breaks down each part of the deal into its own specific challenges and rewards.

Keywords

  • capital
  • Investment
  • venture capital
  • investments and securities

Reviews

"Klonowski takes a different tack in this interesteing book...His chapters on due diligence will help any entrepreneur understand the questions venture capitalists will ask when they are considering an investment...Highly reconommended." - Choice

"Professor Klonowski has written an in depth analysis of the venture capital process providing a useful perspective for both entrepreneurs and venture capitalists alike." - Terry McGuire, Chairman, National Venture Capital Association, General Partner, Polaris Venture Partners

"An insider's look into processing a deal in the private equity and venture capital industry. Klonowski has both the academic knowledge and first-hand experience as a venture capitalist." - Douglas Cumming, Associate Professor and Ontario Research Chair York University

"Private equity and venture capital hold an important role in the economy by driving productivity, innovation and job creation. Professor Klonowski provides a comprehensive overview to the inner workings of the private capital process." - Gregory J. Smith, President, Canada's Venture Capital and Private Equity Association Managing Partner, Brookfield Financial

About the author

Darek Klonowski is a professor of Business Administration at Brandon University, Canada. He has worked in the venture capital industry for over fifteen years. Dr. Klonowski also advised multiple clients on asset allocation strategies in the context of private equity and venture capital. He has participated in numerous industry conferences as guest speaker. He has written extensively on entrepreneurship and venture capital. His research appeared, among others, in Journal of Private Equity, Venture Capital: An International Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance, Journal of Applied Corporate Finance. His latest books include 'Private equity in Poland: Winning leadership in emerging markets' (2011) and 'Private equity in emerging markets: The new frontiers of international finance' (2012).

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Buying options

eBook USD 59.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-0-230-11007-6
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
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  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 84.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 149.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)