serial entrepreneur, educator, author and angel
investor, Dr McKaskill is an authority on how
entrepreneurs’ start, develop and harvest their
He is the world’s expert on exit strategies for
high growth enterprises. His experience includes
multiple start-ups in the UK and USA, raising
venture capital twice, undertaking two acquisitions
and strategic trade sales of three businesses.
Recently retired from the Richard Pratt Chair in
Entrepreneurship at the Australian Graduate School
of Entrepreneurship, Dr. McKaskill is the author of
30 books covering such topics as new venture
growth, raising venture capital, selling a
business, acquisitions strategy and angel
McKaskill's wife and work partner, Katalin Johnson,
provides a complementary input to his work with
entrepreneurs and angel investors. Katalin has a
background in psychology and recruitment and
founded and grew her own business in personnel
search and recruitment.
book I have set out what I consider to be the 101
rules for survival, growth and profitability of a
business. It comes from twenty years in a series of
early stage ventures, a deep understanding of
entrepreneurship based on my personal experience
but also seven years as a Professor of
Entrepreneurship and many years as a mentor and
coach to a wide range of entrepreneurial ventures.
Your best chance of joining the millionaires club
is to be part of an entrepreneurial venture.