While the initial public offering is still the most favored vehicle by which new companies can tap the equity markets, entrepreneurs now have a range of options, including direct listings, special purpose acquisition companies and IPOs. Nonetheless, “going public” remains a complex process, and stakeholders need to thoroughly understand the mechanics behind it. Equity professionals Alex Rampell and Scott Kupor investigate changes in the financial landscape and offer strategic insights to financial professionals, investors and entrepreneurs.
About the Authors
Alex Rampell and Scott Kupor are partners at Andreessen Horowitz.