VECTOR´S CAPITAL DEPLOYMENT TRAJECTORY

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PHASE 1: TECHNOLOGY ACQUISITION

  • Understand your needs
  • Implement budget
  • Develop strategy to attract/acquire/develop core target technology(ies)
  • Identify core target technology(ies) within budget
  • Develop licensing pricing model
  • Target laboratory / R&D / commercial operating partnerships
  • In-license target technology(ies)

PHASE 2: TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT

  • Develop technology development pathway
  • Delineate technology inflection points
  • Execute R&D partnerships
  • Ensure technology development trajectory is consistent with future capital raise goals
  • Structure budget and financing strategy
  • Prioritize breakthrough ‘research’ versus product ‘development’
  • Identify enabling technologies
  • Identify out-licensing, commercial partnership, joint-venture opportunities

PHASE 3: TECHNOLOGY COMMERCIALIZATION

  • Pre-commercial prototyping
  • Certification, safety, consumer testing, other
  • Develop supply-management systems
  • Identify potential management and technology development candidates
  • Pre-market product testing
  • Fulfillment, warranty, and consumer support
  • Distribution