These tools use the Venture Capital Method to value an early stage company considering long-term high-risk funding.

The goals of these tools are the following:
  • Introduce users to the Venture Capital Method
  • Illustrate the importance of terminal value in VC method valuation
  • Calculate original equity holder requirements based on multiple rounds of venture capital investment

The Venture Capital Method was first described by Professor William Sahlman at Harvard Business School in 1987.

The Venture Capital Method
Online spreadsheets for startup valuations.

  1. Basic Venture Capital Method

  2. Venture Capital Method with Sensitivity Analysis

  3. Venture Capital Method with Dilution

  4. Venture Capital Method with Multiple Financing Rounds

  5. Investment Scenarios using The Venture Capital Method