Hendri Wigunah

Hendri Wigunah

Startup Founder & Millenial Entrepreneur

The IPO window is open – TechCrunch

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the grey space in between. This morning we’re digging into the current IPO market, asking ourselves how much damage WeWork really did to other companies hoping to go public. Is the IPO window closed, and if not, what sort of companies… Continue reading

U.S. VCs eye European startups – TechCrunch

Hello and welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy startups and venture capital news. Before I jump into today’s topic, let’s catch up a bit. Last week, I wrote about Chinese investor activity in Africa. Before that, I noted Airbnb’s issues. Remember, you can send me tips, suggestions… Continue reading

Raising VC in Silicon Valley as a female POC – TechCrunch

Nathan Beckord Contributor More posts by this contributor Non-obvious fundraising tips from a Silicon Valley outsider 2017 is the year your startup gets funded As the world grows increasingly digital, the craving for face-to-face connections is surging. Squad, an invite-only community and app, is trying to fill the need for offline connections by curating tight-knit… Continue reading

Highspot raises $75M to support rapid growth of ‘sales enablement’ software in $50B category – GeekWire

(Highspot Photo /David Kennedy) New funding: Seattle startup Highspot today announced a $75 million “Series D-1” investment round, bringing total funding for the 7-year-old company to more than $200 million. Existing investors ICONIQ Capital; Madrona Venture Group; OpenView; Salesforce Ventures; and Sapphire Ventures all participated. Highspot wasn’t looking for fresh cash but there is “incredible investor… Continue reading