Uncle Jet’s Fishing Journey 1: New investor investing into your company? Yay or Nay?
“Give a man a fish and you feed him a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.”
Uncle Jet’s Fishing Journey is all about business, entrepreneurship, share investment and personal finance. Through Newswav, Uncle Jet hopes to share and learn together with all readers, creating a more financial-literate Malaysia together.
Journey 1: New Investor investing into your company? Yay or Nay?
Whether your company is currently (a) idealisation stage (b) startup (c) traditional growth stage company (d) matured company looking for exit, you will always encounter opportunities for third party investor to invest in your company.
If you are at idealisation stage, looking for your friends/families to invest in your idea. Make sure the expectations are set clearly in the beginning. If your partner is merely investing as a passive shareholder, don’