Be part of us for a dwell Q&A with Bessemer’s Byron Deeter subsequent Tuesday at 3 p.m ET, midday PT

By | November 11, 2020

The Extra Crunch Live series rolls together with a giant new installment subsequent week as Jordan Crook and Alex Wilhelm will welcome Bessemer Venture PartnersByron Deeter to the dialog.

Deeter is an apparent addition to the gathering of traders, founders and tech luminaries that TechCrunch has interviewed to date within the Stay sequence — for a style, right here’s a have a look at our dialogue with Unusual Ventures’ John Vrionis and Sarah Leary, and our chat with Plaid co-founder Zach Perret.

Why discuss to a Bessemer companion within the present second? The agency is well-known for its investments into SaaS and cloud corporations, a key startup cohort that has carried out nicely. Latest days have shaken that narrative as Q4 races to the halfway mark, with public traders seeming to rotate into different equities, punishing software program companies that had been the market’s favored guess for many of the yr.

We’ll dig into what’s altering on the personal aspect of that coin, seeking to perceive immediately’s software program enterprise capital dynamics, and what Deeter sees occurring in 2021.

However there’s extra to Bessemer’s lively portfolio than SaaS. The enterprise group has additionally dropped {dollars} into Discord, which is seeing each income and utilization explode, and Betterment, which performs within the lively fintech financial savings and investing house. There’s heaps to get into.

In case you are an Further Crunch Stay veteran — you rock star, you! — or a brand-new participant — make sure your Extra Crunch membership is live! — carry a query or two as we’ll attempt to work in a number of from the viewers as we go.

Chat with you subsequent Tuesday afternoon! (Oh, and now you can pre-submit questions down beneath, which is a good enchancment over the previous system which solely allowed for dwell submissions!)


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