Episode 3 of Venture Lane’s Fast Lane Fundraising series will guide seed stage Founders through the key considerations they need to make when syndicating a round of funding with multiple VCs – e.g. a fund’s willingness to lead, ability to add value post investment, board seat requirements, etc.
David Beisel (Co-Founder & Partner @NextView Ventures)
David Beisel is a co-founder and Partner at NextView Ventures. He has been focused on early stage Internet startups his entire career, both as an entrepreneur and venture capitalist.
As an investor in the digital media space, David was most recently a Vice President at Venrock and previously a Principal at Masthead Venture Partners. Prior to becoming a venture capitalist, David co-founded Sombasa Media, an e-mail marketing company best known for its flagship product BargainDog. Sombasa was successfully acquired by About.com where David served as Vice President of Marketing.
David holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and an AB in Economics, magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, from Duke University.