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This post is inspired by some of the earliest conversations I have had with the team here at NextView and since the beginning of my VC journey. Back in 2018, my colleague Rob wrote a blog post about how the […]

Jack Abramowitz
September 14, 2021 · 8  min.

A few weeks ago, we hosted a small dinner for a number of portfolio company founders, LP’s, and friends of the firm.  We’ll probably do a few of these over the next few months as we make our way back […]

Rob Go
August 17, 2021 · 11  min.

One of the most promising trends accelerating in digital health is the verticalization of digital health. Historically, the healthcare market has been regional, limited by the in-person nature of care delivery. Telemedicine is game-changing as it opens up the possibility […]

Melody Koh
February 24, 2021 · 6  min.

For early stage VC ‘s, Syndication is the process of sharing investments with other potential co-investors. The classic scenario is when a VC has a signed term sheet to lead a round, but has left room open for another meaningful […]

Rob Go
February 23, 2021 · 3  min.

One of the toughest things about seed stage investing is knowing that many successful companies started off on the wrong path.  Sometimes, the general idea was right, but the company needed to refactor something quite foundational to their model to […]

Rob Go
February 22, 2021 · 3  min.

There is a well-known trope that choosing a VC to partner with is like marriage.  This is true. It’s a super important, near permanent relationship, especially for a lead investor that is likely to take a board seat for many […]

Rob Go
February 4, 2021 · 3  min.

The most overrated attribute that some investors look for in founders is “coachability”. Do I have your attention? It’s not that founders shouldn’t be coachable. It’s a good attribute. But I think there are two ways that an emphasis on […]

Rob Go
February 1, 2021 · 3  min.

This year will mark the 10th year anniversary of NextView. I’ll be writing a number of posts looking back over the first decade of the life of this firm. In some ways, this feels like an eternity.  But in the […]

Rob Go
January 13, 2021 · 9  min.

The sudden arrival of the global pandemic has shifted the playbook for founders and venture capitalists. Despite the beginnings of a vaccine rollout, it’s likely that the conditions created by Covid-19 will continue to persist for some time.  Zoom calls […]

Emily Bennett
January 11, 2021 · 12  min.

When a company is pitching a VC, there is typically one partner who is the advocate for the deal and is shepherding the process. This usually involves one or multiple meetings with the broad investment team, which culminates in a […]

Rob Go
January 6, 2021 · 4  min.