Money 2020 Conference Featuring Ravi Viswanathan

Money2020 is the breakout annual event for emerging payments and financial services. With 4,000 attendees, including 350+ CEOs, from 1,250+ companies, and 50 countires. Money 2020 is the premiere destination for the global community of innovators [...]

How to Value a Revolution

Ravi Viswanathan (ENG’90; WG’98) and Daniel Axelsen (W’10) It’s an exciting time to be a venture capitalist. As an investor at NEA in Silicon Valley, I’m seeing some of today’s greatest technology and business revolutions [...]

$800M Gorilla: eBay To Acquire Mobile Payments Disruptor Braintree

Today we are excited to report that eBay has agreed to acquire Braintree, a payments company that processes more than $12 billion in transactions a year, for $800 million. It’s one of the year’s larger M&A [...]

Recent Lessons for a VC

At my firm, New Enterprise Associates (NEA), we think a lot about the ingredients to creating huge companies – disruption, great entrepreneurs, big markets.  The disruption aspect is interesting as this has evolved over the years – [...]