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Simon Calver: Five things I learned (and relearned) in my first year as a VC – City A.M.

BGF News & Features
31.05.2016.

BGF Ventures’ Simon Calver (former CEO of LOVEFiLM and Mothercare) shares his five biggest learnings from his first year at BGF. Dealing with the time-strapped challenge of identifying excellence among thousands of start-ups, while emphasising the value of human relationships, Simon is astounded by the ‘outstanding quality of the entrepreneurs we are meeting…and the fact that they want us to be a part of their journey!’

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