Author Archives for Jana Smirnova

How do I set up my round valuation?

November 21, 2022 11:34 am Published by Comments Off on How do I set up my round valuation?

We launch new series of 1-minute videos — tips for startup founders from Alexander Konoplyasty, co-founder of Flashpoint VC. ❓“How do I set... View Article


Second Is the New First

July 13, 2022 12:00 am Published by Comments Off on Second Is the New First

Part I of this two-part series on Secondary solutions not only introduced illiquidity and its many challenges, it also presented various solutions, whether it was anticipatory actions founders could take or more ex-post solutions like the Secondary market. Part I, therefore, focused on more conventional avenues, whereas Part II will focus on unconventional solutions to the challenges posed by illiquidity.


SummerSaaS 2022 — summary of the event

June 14, 2022 12:00 am Published by Comments Off on SummerSaaS 2022 — summary of the event

For the third year in a row, Flashpoint organized SummerSaas, where venture capital firms and tech startups from Emerging Europe and Israel met in an online format and held pitch competitions and panel discussions on trending topics.