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Five Reasons Corporate Venture Capital Programs Fail

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1. Lack of objectives and overall strategy

2. Inexperienced Team

3. Rushing To Make Too Many Investments

4. No Financial Discipline

5. No Budgets For Follow-on Investments

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Thoughts on corporate VC from the team at Touchdown Ventures, the leading provider of managed venture capital for corporations.

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David Horowitz

Founder & CEO at Touchdown Ventures (manager of corporate venture capital funds)