Prior to spin-out, the NVD team acts as in-house executive-level management, providing leadership and strategic direction to small teams. This helps in development of strategic milestones, secure funding, and establish initial outside operations.
Entry Criteria for Startup Scaffold Phase
- 1 year plan of defined milestones to address the recommendations from Assessment Committee and Technical Advisors (Product, Technical, Fundraising & Team Development)
Activities in Startup scaffold phase
- Development of Resources on Marketing Materials: Website, Executive summary, Pitch presentations, Job descriptions
- Checklist for Launch: Team Acquisition, Incorporation, Expert Advisor List