The definitive guide to demystifying the venture capital business


About the book


The Business of Venture Capital covers the entire spectrum - from raising funds and structuring investments to assessing exit pathways. Written by a practitioner for practitioners, the book provides the necessary breadth and depth, simplifies the jargon, and balances the analytical logic with experiential wisdom.  Offers insights, anecdotes, and wisdom from the experiences of the best-in-class practitioners, venture capital practitioners and LPs.

The book is sold in all major countries and has been translated in Chinese.

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Mahendra Ramsinghani is the author of  “The Business of Venture Capital” (Wiley Finance, 2014) and “Startup Boards” (Wiley, 2014) co-authored with noted VC Brad Feld.

His articles have been published in Forbes, MIT Technology Review, Thomson Reuters pehub and Huffington Post.

He has paid rent in Bombay, Singapore, Ann Arbor and currently pays (grossly high) rent in San Francisco.




The 'book bytes' blog is my attempt to "open source" the book, share the 400+ pages of content in small bytes.

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