Serial Entrepreneurs in VC Portfolios

People start companies for many different reasons: to make money, take control of their own careers, change the world and so on. Statistically, 90% of them will fail. Are serial entrepreneurs more likely to succeed?

Without getting too deep into the subject, here’s an interesting chart from an article on this topic in Israel’s Calcalist:

”]Judging by the largest exists in Israel in 2010 (5min,Attenti, Eyeblaster, Convergin, Ioimage and Storwize) where serial entrepreneurs weren’t involved, there is no connection… on the other hand, experience and lessons learned from past mistakes should improve the chances of success. I’ve posted the question on Quora to find out what you think.

Eze Vidra
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Eze Vidra

Chief Innovation Officer at Antidote
Eze is the Chief Innovation Officer at Antidote, a startup helping patients search and match to clinical trial, to accelerate medical breakthroughs. Previously, Ezewas a General Partner at Google Ventures Europe. Before GV, Eze founded and led Campus London, Google's first physical hub for startups, and was the Head Google for Entrepreneurs in Europe. He's an experienced product manager and startup mentor. In 2012 Eze founded Techbikers, a non-for profit supporting children education in developing countries.
Eze Vidra
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Eze Vidra

Eze is the Chief Innovation Officer at Antidote, a startup helping patients search and match to clinical trial, to accelerate medical breakthroughs. Previously, Eze was a General Partner at Google Ventures Europe. Before GV, Eze founded and led Campus London, Google’s first physical hub for startups, and was the Head Google for Entrepreneurs in Europe. He’s an experienced product manager and startup mentor. In 2012 Eze founded Techbikers, a non-for profit supporting children education in developing countries.