Startups are firmly entrenched as the main driving force behind the growth in all thriving economies around the world. This phenomenon is not restricted to technology but is definitely more pronounced in this sector compared to others.
This book lays out six aspects essential to the success of any startup. There are more than six requirements for a successful startup, but the elements discussed in this book are the most important or core aspects that should be considered.
The book starts from the very basics of building a team, creating a product, protecting the technology or intellectual property of the company, marketing for both domestic and global audiences and planning the perfect exit strategy. The concepts are reinforced for the readers' understanding with real examples from Silicon Valley, as well as successful startups from Japan, Indonesia, Bangladesh and other regions in Asia.
Shameem Ahsan is a serial entrepreneur and Venture Capitalist with investments in more than 20 successful companies in Bangladesh. He is the Chairman of the Venture Capital and Private Equity Association of Bangladesh and former President of BASIS.