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BGV Perspectives: The Legal Tech Market

Yash Hemaraj (Principal at BGV) and AJ Singh (BGV Intern and MBA candidate from Duke University) share their perspective on Legal Tech market. Following the eDiscovery boom of the late 2000s, startups began developing technology innovations to address other facets of legal spend for large corporations swimming in litigation bills. Couple these propositions with the
  • 20 Oct, 2017
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Avoiding Knee Jerk Board Room Decisions

Phillippe Bouissou, Managing Partner at Blue Dots Partnersshares his perspective on why external alignment is mission critical for technology startups. This requires a deeper diagnosis of the root causes behind stalled growth instead of simply firing the CEO. This blog was previously published here. Before being in the management consulting business, I was a Partner at Allegis Capital,
  • 26 Sep, 2017
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Digital Transformation of HR

Anik Bose, General Partner at BGV, shares his perspective on the digital transformation of the HR function. Digital transformation is a well-known disruptor in many sectors, but its impact on Human Resources is less broadly understood. The flow of venture capital into HR tech is one good indicator of disruption potential – in 2016 over
  • 21 Aug, 2017
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Why Immigrant Entrepreneurs are Crucial for America’s Future

The following article was written by Devin Miller and posted on the National Venture Capital Association’s website on July 21, 2017. On Monday, the Department of Homeland Security was scheduled to begin receiving applications from foreign-born startup founders under the International Entrepreneur Rule. Unfortunately, the Trump Administration delayed the rule with an eye on eventually rescinding it,
  • 27 Jul, 2017
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Another Look: Why Amazon’s Acquisition of Whole Foods Another Example of their Innovation

The following blog article was written by Profitect CEO Guy Yehiav, June 16, 2017, in direct response to the announcement of Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods.  Thought Leadership I recently wrote a blog about a month ago that spoke to the rumors swirling around Amazon possibly purchasing BJ’s. Amazon was quick to distance themselves from
  • 19 Jun, 2017
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Computer Vision – Enabling Enterprise Digital Transformation

Anik Bose (BGV General Partner) and Niranjan Venkatesan (BGV intern and Kellogg MBA student) share their perspective on innovation and value creation in computer vision. Computer vision is defined as tasks that include methods for acquiring, processing, analyzing and understanding digital images, and extraction of high-dimensional data from the real world in order to produce
  • 20 Apr, 2017
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Cloud Application Delivery Innovation – Webscale

In the last part of a three-part blog, Sonal Puri, CEO of Webscale (a BGV portfolio company) shares the company’s vision, how its cloud application delivery platform is differentiated in the market and their move to the broader mid-market. WEB ONLY, CLOUD FIRST We have a saying at Webscale – “Deliver, no matter what.” It
  • 7 Apr, 2017
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Making The Most Of The New Regulatory Environment

Garrett Gafke, President and CEO of IdentityMind Global, an on-demand online risk management and compliance automation platform. The regulatory focus of the new administration can best be divided into two categories: regulations that address the economy and regulations that address security. In the first bucket are regulations and policies that affect what businesses pay from a tax perspective,
  • 27 Mar, 2017
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The Digital Transformation of Manufacturing – Bridging IT and OT

Anik Bose, BGV General Partner shares his perspective on the digital transformation of manufacturing and the challenges associated with mingling the worlds of information technology and operational technology. The explosive growth in sensors, data and analysis is bringing asset intensive industries into a new era of unprecedented connection and information. This transformation offers these industries
  • 6 Mar, 2017
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The Cloud’s Next Big Disruption – The Application Delivery Controller

In part II of a three part blog on cloud computing Sonal Puri (CEO Webscale Networks) and Anik Bose (BGV General Partner) share their perspective on the next big cloud disruption – the application delivery controller market. (Our first blog on this topic can be viewed at http://benhamouglobalventures.com/2016/11/10/cloud-computing-adoption-and-challenges/) Have business owners wondered why we still
  • 4 Jan, 2017
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