Founder 101: How do co-founders actually split equity?
When you and your co-founders decide to launch a startup, you need to determine how much of the company each of you will own. While splitting things equally might sound fair, that’s usually not what ends up happening.
Join us for a candid conversation with Carta’s head of insights, Co-Founder of Mutiny, a Tech Attorney and a VC as they discuss:
- The full report from Carta that shows you exactly how founding teams of your size have split equity recently
- Important aspects that play a major role in deciding on the right percentage of split
- Tips on how to navigate the difficult and crucial conversations
DISCLOSURE: This communication is on behalf of eShares Inc., d/b/a Carta, Inc. (“Carta”). This communication is not to be construed as legal, financial, accounting or tax advice and is for informational purposes only. This communication is not intended as a recommendation, offer or solicitation for the purchase or sale of any security. Carta does not assume any liability for reliance on the information provided herein.
Peter WalkerHead of insights, Carta
Peter Walker runs the Insights team at Carta, focused on discovering key data and narratives across the private capital ecosystem. In a former life, he was a marketing executive for a media analytics startup and led the data visualization team at the Covid Tracking Project. He fervently hopes to join Carta’s #doggies Slack channel with a pup of his own someday soon.