Take the 13-minute survey and get your Value Builder Score
Finding an acquirer for your business feels a lot like searching for an investor, but as Moritz Plassnig found out, there is one crucial difference.
Moritz Plassnig and his two co-founders saw a gap in the software engineering marketplace: there were no tools that allowed software developers to immediately see how the changes they made in the code impacted other parts of the program. So, they formed Cloudship to automate testing and designed it to be utilized by any business that leverages software.
After moving the company to the United States from their native Austria, Plassnig and his co-founders were accepted into the Techstars Accelerator program and soon raised almost $10 million across two investment rounds on their way to an outright acquisition by CloudBees.
In this episode, you’ll learn:
Plassnig and his team spent a lot of time deciding who the best acquirer would be because if they were going to hit that #1 spot in their industry, they needed to partner with a company that was as solution-focused and mission-driven as they were.
The Short List Builder tool in Module 11 of The Value Builder System™ develops and fine-tunes a short list of potential acquirers for your business. Get started for free right now by completing Module 1