Ten Things I Wish We'd Known (a wholly incomplete guide to running a cloud business)Presentation Transcript
Andy McLoughlin, Co-founder
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Founded 2006 in London. 175 staff across four offices in two countries.
Raised $40M in venture capital. Investors include Eden Ventures, Matrix Partners,
Jafco Ventures, DAG Capital, In-Q-Tel and Webex founder Subrah Iyar.
Ten Things I Wish
(a wholly incomplete guide to running a cloud business)
If you’re not embarrassed by the first
version of your product, you’ve
launched too late. - Reid Hoffman
Stealth mode is for planes,
not companies. - RRW Commenter, circa 2009
• If you can, pick a bad guy
(In almost all cases)
(So deal with it)
(and avoid the loyalty trap)
Things are never as good as they
seem. But they’re never as bad, either.
– Alastair Mitchell, co-founder