Background Note | HBS Case Collection | January 1998 (Revised January 1999)

A Note on Valuation in Entrepreneurial Ventures

by Paul A. Gompers


Discusses various valuation methodologies for analyzing entrepreneurial firms. Gives a description of the methodologies and describes when each method is appropriate.

Keywords: Valuation; Business Ventures; Entrepreneurship;


Gompers, Paul A. "A Note on Valuation in Entrepreneurial Ventures." Harvard Business School Background Note 298-082, January 1998. (Revised January 1999.)