Evaluating Fit Between Entrepreneur and Investor: a Conversation with Jeff Burkland and Sid Trivedi


The investment environment is tilted in favor of startups right now. And that means there’s a high likelihood you’ll be able to raise capital — in fact, it’s as high as it’s ever been before.

In this episode, special guest host Jeff Burkland, Founder & CEO of Burkland, talks with his friend, Sid Trivedi, Partner at Foundation Capital, about the partnership between entrepreneurs and investors.

Topics covered:

  • How investors evaluate startups
  • Building culture in a remote environment
  • What sets apart the Bay area ecosystem
  • Advice for evaluating investor fit

This discussion with Sid Trivedi was taken from our show Startup Success. If you want to hear more episodes like this one, check us out on Apple Podcasts.

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