Investor Connect – John Backus of PROOF.VC

Investor Connect – John Backus of PROOF.VC

August 23, 2019 by investor

In this episode, Hall T. Martin conducts an interview with John Backus of PROOF.VC. John has been an early-stage tech investor for 20+ years. He discusses how’s model differs from typical early-stage funds. partners with 30-40 small early-stage funds, and helps them focus their pro rata on their most profitable investments by supporting their successful investment’s next round and sharing the carry.



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