End-to-end professional fundraising services to help you capture investor attention and secure a Series A funding round without missing a beat.
The reason is trivial: most founders don’t adopt an investor’s viewpoint. Relying on generic pitch deck templates and convoluted financial models, they often miss communicating the core business fundamentals VCs actually want to see.
Incorrectly presented traction
Absence of capital efficiency metrics
Weak or nonexistent customer retention signs
Lack of proof of the ability to build great teams
GTM strategy devoid of moat
Shaky or unambitious financial projections
No vision of becoming a $100M company
Tired pitch deck templates
Lack of compelling answer to the “Why invest now?” question
of Series A funding raised
Series A deals
unicorns in 2022
From analyzing the key metrics and financials investors want to see to crafting a powerful investment story around them to supercharging your investor outreach, we’ve got you covered every step of the way.
Startups often put their product front and center yet completely ignore business fundamentals VCs care about. We help you assess and enhance the critical metrics investors zoom in on during the Series A funding stage, ensuring they meet industry standards or repositioning them to spotlight strengths.
Crafting outstanding Series A pitch decks and investment teasers that compel investors and 20X engagement and response rates. We envelop essential metrics and narratives in striking designs and gripping investment narratives.
Creating comprehensive, reliable, and flexible custom financial models that serve as a tool to fuel smart decisions and foster your fundraiser. Highlight the strengths of your business model, present exit strategies, justify your vision, and prove your sharp judgment to investors.
Helping you up your investor outreach game and secure meetings at scale. Tap into our curated database of accredited investors, refine your messaging, and launch omnichannel outreach sequences to maximize conversions.
A pitch deck that helped the brand close an oversubscribed round
within 3 weeks.
Pitch deck that helped to close the round at $40M valuation, without the product or traction.
Strategy & Presentation for a local Saudi Arabian distributor that helped to secure a deal with the world’s biggest game console manufacturer.
$3M seed raise for a Middle Eastern B2B marketplace
The case study on the pitch deck that helped a vegan quick-service restaurant chain successfully raise $1.7M in seed capital.
Taking the client from zero to the capital needed to secure property acquisition and a subsequent $100M investment
Fundraising support for a Latin American e-commerce aggregator
£3M Late Seed fundraise led by top-tier UK funds
Series A fundraise for world’s leading NFT-based P2E startup
Building a global leader in lithium battery sector with bolt-on acquisition strategy
Helping Top-3 global athletic footwear brand to realise its digital potential
Turnaround strategy and market entry plan for Top-10 global footwear brand
Helping European SaaS startup to execute its $6.3 million Series A fundraising round
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It is an expert or a team that assists you in formulating your fundraising strategy and helps in crafting investor materials all the way through. Drawing from extensive experience and past successes, they’re fully knowledgeable about effective fundraising practices, enabling founders to allocate their time to other strategic priorities.
Every project is different, influenced by your expertise, internal resources, and the fundraising stage, among other things. Reach out to us, and we’ll offer a complimentary consultation. If you need further assistance, we’re here to support you. If not, we can provide guidance to help you proceed independently.
A typical Series A pitch deck is around 20 slides, but the number can vary depending on the presentation’s purpose and sector. Some investors prefer a brief 2-slide overview, while others may want a more detailed 15-25-slide presentation.
For a successful Series A capital raise, it’s crucial to demonstrate strong traction, a scalable business model, and a clear path to profitability. Engaging with the right Series A vc firms is also vital, as they bring not only capital but also valuable expertise and networks.
All the information on the cost of our services is open and available on our pricing page.
Creating a Series A pitch deck can vary in time, influenced by the project’s intricacy, the type of deck (teaser vs. comprehensive), and our current workload. While it usually takes two to three weeks, in some instances, it might be as quick as three days or stretch out to a month.
Of course! Each client is protected under our shared NDA agreements, allowing them to set their desired privacy boundaries. Some are comfortable with us showcasing their logos and successes, while others choose discretion or complete confidentiality. Whatever your preference is, it is always honored.
Waveup’s experts are happy to listen about your project and share insights on what you need to lock your Series A venture capital. Drop us a line, and let’s schedule a free consultation to discuss your next fundraiser!