Scott Murphy AVG Blog July 26, 2021

How to Read a Cap Table

We explore what a seasoned venture capitalist looks for in a cap table when judging the potential of an investment.



How to Read a Cap Table

July 26, 2021 | Scott Murphy

An important part of being a venture capitalist is performing diligence on new investments. One of the most basic forms of diligence is a review of a company’s cap table. Many new to venture investing have questions about what a cap table is and the purpose it serves. In this Venture 101 piece, we’ll explore its importance, how to read it, and what a seasoned venture capitalist looks for in a cap table when judging the potential of an investment.

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