I want to raise a €500k seed round with a VC. How much equity do I give away?

You have to “give away” a 20% stake in your company.

Ready to calculate how much equity you have to sell?

  1. Get the Excel. It’s free
  2. Forecast your enterprise value at the time the investor wants to exit
  3. Determine the investor’s portfolio multiple
  4. Estimate the investor’s probability of a successful exit
  5. Predict the investor’s dilution till exit
  6. Decide on how much money you need to achieve your next milestone