Spotify said no thank you to the traditional IPO route when they chose to go public via a direct listing – something that had never been done before. Spotify’s CFO Paul Vogel gives us a detailed account of what inspired this innovation, how they made it happen, and the one thing he would change.
It’s A Match: What 3,500 startups and 1,000 investors can teach us about Corporate-Startup Collaboration
Corporate-Startup Collaboration is more relevant than ever, and has a lot more to it than just investments. We looked at 3,500 startups and 1,000 investors in the Slush database to learn some more about these entanglements – here’s what we found out.