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Ep076 – Dan Gavel (Director – Black Sheep Capital) on VC-as-a-Service

My guest for Episode 76 of The Startup Playbook Podcast is Daniel Gavel, the Director of early-stage investment firm, Black Sheep Capital.

Dan started out in financial advisory, growing his own practice before exiting the industry in 2013 and establishing Black Sheep Capital to invest in early-stage tech companies and other assets. Today, Black Sheep Capital is one of Australia’s most active angel and seed investors, investing in 25 companies over the last 3 years, and has funded a wide range of startups including Airtasker, Sendle and Go1.

In this interview, we talk about:
  • Understanding risk capacity
  • Why founders need to be comfortable with change
  • Black Sheep’s investment Due Diligence process
  • How to prepare for investment
  • The importance of warm intros

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Show notes:
Paul Osborne

 

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Credits:
Intro music credit to Bensound

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