How does the Lisbon investment and startup environment compare to the rest of Europe?

We analyzed the investment and startup environment of Lisbon compared to other European Capitals. Despite a smaller size and absolute investment amounts, the number of startups per capita in Lisbon actually equals that of London – although falling far behind Amsterdam and Dublin, according to CrunchBase data. Read more about the Startup and VC landscape […]

Vertication 2017 – Tel Aviv, Israel

Perhaps no country overcomes adversity like Israel. Despite being located on lands non-conducive to agriculture and surrounded by adversarial countries, Israelis have managed to build a prosperous economy, driven by high-technology. Israel also referred to as Startup Nation, had more companies listed on Nasdaq than any other country except the United States and China. For this year’s company trip, we […]

Our Approach to Commercial Due Diligence

One of our more traditional offerings at Vertical Strategy is commercial due diligence. In this article, we will share our due diligence approach to give you a sneak-peak into the operation room. Overall, we assist two different types of commercial due diligence clients: Mutual funds looking to investigate the strategy and growth potential before a […]