Ed Lascelles

AlbionVC partner Ed Lascelles discusses fundraising in challenging times

What are the growth prospects for startups in the world of the COVID-19? Ed Lascelles, Head of Technology Investment at AlbionVC, discusses fundraising journey in challenging times with Iulia Tudor from the Digital Catapult. Ed was also joined by a fellow venture capitalist investor Carmen Alfonso Rico, Samaipata, and an active angel investor and member of Cambridge Angels Peter Cowley.

From the article:

Ed Lascelles says, “You can see this huge volatility in behaviour” which affects the whole investment landscape; some term-sheets are being pulled or companies are not even getting term-sheets. Lascelles’ advice for founders that need to fundraise is to wait for a few months if they can, when it will become a lot easier for investors to understand what they’re backing.

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