Building Conviction In Magical Founders and Projects

FEB 03, 2021 • 11 Min Read

Tom Shaughnessy Tom Shaughnessy

I often get asked what we look for at Delphi Ventures as we hunt for new investable projects. The dream would be to have unlimited time to due diligence every project and founder, but given the ever-increasing speed of the space, investing in crypto and DeFi often requires you to vet projects extremely quickly. Let’s dive into what’s important. 

This is far from an exhaustive due diligence list, but four key areas I look for in any new project are the team, community, its products, and its tokeneconomics. 

Founders are the lifeblood and energy behind every project. Their ability to

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