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Why you should go public ASAP

I recently tweeted about the TransferWise secondary sale.

My own belief is that as a startup founder, you should go public as soon as reasonably possible. There are a bunch of compliance and regulatory hurdles to cross, which makes it unpractical for any early to mid-stage company. But once you get above $100M in revenue, you really should be actively planning on an IPO. Get on the path to profitability, build…

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Shamir Karkal

Co-founder and CEO of @SilaMoney. Co-founder of @simple. Investor in @realty_mogul, @earnup, @transferwise and others.