Success in the Venture Capital industry is predicated on distilling down piles of
information into a single decision: invest or not invest. As the industry adopts more
technology and a data-driven approach, often overlooked are the hidden biases that
lead to suboptimal decisions.
In the world of investments, the study of these biases are collectively referred to as
Behavioral Finance. In this paper we detail these biases that affect decision making
and adopt a framework for thinking smarter for the Venture Capital industry