His talk raise a query. What is the difference in managing a $200 MM fund in Silicon Valley vs. a $200 MM fund in India?
On the dealmaking end:
1> Do you do more deals?
2> Do you invest in companies that are more late stage?
3> Do you invest in companies that can bring in and ramp up revenue pretty quickly?
From personal experience, Indian startups are able to keep costs pretty low.
On the investing end, what kind of support do you need to provide to startup leadership?
The Indian technology clusters- Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai- are not as mature as the Silicon Valley cluster.
What do you think?
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