When thousands of pages of highly sensitive documents are handled by dozens or hundreds of people in an investment transaction, security and tracking are vital. A high-end virtual data rooms should be encrypted and offer digital rights management capabilities with detailed reporting, such as when and by whom the document is opened or printed. Caplinked’s enterprise VDR offers this feature to protect documents during the entire process of investing.
A good checklist for an investor data room should include a section about your team (resumes and stock options, along with other documentation about current employees). Include a document that outlines the company’s research or public reports, which show an in-depth knowledge of the industry. Include an analysis of competition that demonstrates how you differentiate yourself from other companies in this space.
This information will give potential investors a good first impression of your focus on detail and willingness to answer any questions regarding due diligence they might have. Your efforts will be appreciated by VCs and be more likely to move forward quickly.
When you invest in a new venture, it is a long-term partnership, and you’ll want to ensure that you’re working alongside a thoughtful partner who will treat your business with the same amount of care that you do. By presenting all of the information in an easily accessible, user-friendly way, you can streamline the process of negotiating a deal and impress potential investors. A platform that provides brief messages and comments are an excellent way to accelerate the review and communication process.