Digital platform-based applications are the investment for the next 14-year cycle.

The venture capital scene is cyclical by nature. Successful investment is, of course, principally dependent on backing the right products, but as most good venture capitalists would affirm, back those products at the wrong stage in the cycle and you are heading for downfall.

Theoretically, the innovation cycle spans 14 years. There are roughly 14 years between each of the great information- related inventions – the mainframe, the PC, the internet, and then the iPhone.

The idea of…

Subscribe to go deeper

GCV subscribers get access to all our proprietary data and deep-dive articles, as well as the global directory of CVC investors.

Not sure if you have a subscription?