Loss Ratios In Early Stage VC
A VC : Venture Capital and Technology
NOVEMBER 11, 2013
When I was early in my career, I casually mentioned to an older VC that I had yet to lose money on an investment. The worst thing you can do in early stage VC is stick with your bad investments for too long and for too much money. The point of all of this is losing money comes with the territory in early stage VC. He replied "that's not good, you aren't taking enough risk." " I have gone on to lose a lot of money over the years.