How Do You Select The Right People For Your Board Of Directors?

brett fox
4 min readAug 14, 2019

“Let’s look at the term sheet,” Marcia, our lawyer, said to me.

“It looks pretty good,” she said. “There’s nothing out of the ordinary. The terms are normal. In fact, they are quite generous.

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“The board composition looks normal too. The investors are proposing a five man board. Each investor will get a seat, you will get a seat…

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