Zero G Capital

Mike Klein – Managing Director

Early Stage Funding For Founders That Hustle

We know how hard it is to run a business.

We back entrepreneurs who grind it out to make their ideas a success. If you choose Zero G Capital to be a partner in your business, our aim is to help you grow your company by providing financial, operational, and strategic expertise as well as industry relationships.

We aim for our diligence process to add value to the business regardless of our investment decision. We work side by side with the entrepreneur to understand the business model, financial model, and impending challenges.

We believe that 1 + 1 can equal 3. We view successful venture as a team sport thus freely share deal flow, ideas, and knowledge.

What makes you especially qualified to run this business? 

Exposure to many different business models and to both early-stage and late-stage investing. This really gives someone an edge in seeing first hand how different strategies play out long-term. This also bring lots of experience in both what to-do and what not-to-do!

Who is your ideal customer? How do you find them? 

Tenacious entrepreneurs who are bold, yet coachable, and who create ways to work through problems. You find these by referral and by focusing on performance.

What KPIs are important to your businesses health right now? 

Quality and quantity of deal flow and the percentage of portfolio companies that are growing at a significant rate month over month.

What makes Colorado’s startup culture unique? 

In Colorado, there are tons of people willing to help first.

Book recommendation: How to Win Friends and Influence People – Dale Carnegie

Favorite philosopher: Eckhart Tolle

Favorite quote: It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows – Epictetus

A CEO you follow: Elon Musk

Favorite documentary: Senna

Favorite artwork: Persistence of a Memory – Salvador Dali

Favorite music: Artist: The Midnight, Genre: New Retro

What would your last meal be? Unlimited Pizza

What is the meaning of life? Wisdom and Purpose

What is your situation? (married, single, kids…) Single

What advice would you give your 20 y/o self? Enjoy the present

What do you have left to do? Build a world-class fund, travel much more, make many more friends

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