Why Startup Studios are the hottest asset class in venture capital by Builders
Date & Time
Wednesday, September 23, 2020, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Over the last few years, the startup studio model has matured and has become one of the most exciting asset classes in the venture capital world. The concept behind startup studios is quite simple; they source and validate ideas, find the right co-founders, and build the business together. The secret behind the success of startup studios is to do this process continuously, pumping out new companies one after another.

During this 60-minute keynote Michael van Lier, managing director of Builders startup studio, will share his insights on the ongoing rise of startup studios and their potential as a promising investment opportunity.

Reason to join:

• Gain a general understanding of the studio asset class.
• Learn about investment opportunities in the ecosystem.
• Get to know how does the studio model differ from other venture models.
• Get insights into the mechanics of startup studios.


10:30 Welcome
10:35 Introduction
10:40 The rise of startup studios
10:50 Studios vs. the world
11:00 The startup studio puzzle
11:10 Investment opportunities
11:20 Q&A
11:30 End

About organization

Builders is a Rotterdam-based startup studio designed to build and grow technology companies from scratch. We create new ventures by bringing together bold ideas, experienced co-founders, operational support, and investment capital.

For more information about Builders, click here

Michael van Lier

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