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Arcanum AI Completes New Investment Round

Arcanum AI Completes New Investment Round

WNT Update

Wellington-based Arcanum AI has raised a new investment round led by WNT Ventures Fund 2. In early 2019, WNT Ventures invested into Farrago AI…

Startups Are Hard – By John Olsen

Startups Are Hard – By John Olsen

Written by John Olsen
John works closely with WNT Ventures providing one-on-one support for founders, helping them think about their startup’s culture, how and who to hire, and how to scale their company from the outset. 

WNT Ventures is Building a Great Team

WNT Ventures is Building a Great Team

Update from WNT Ventures

Our team is growing and we are looking for an individual to source and engage with smart and ambitious innovators here in New Zealand

Common Seed Investment Negotiation Missteps

Common Seed Investment Negotiation Missteps

Written by Laura Faulconer

For some founders, negotiating a seed investment can be difficult. For others, it can be a positive way to cement a long-term partnership with your investor.

Designing Your Startup’s ESOP

Designing Your Startup’s ESOP

Written by Dr Laura Faulconer

An ESOP is an allocation of options that can be granted to employees or key people in the future in the form of company shares.