Does Deal Platform Axial Have a Shot at Breaking Out?

In 2009, Stanford business school grad Peter Lehrman sought out to revolutionize the way companies conduct M&A transactions and raise capital. His hypothesis was that an online platform could help streamline the deal process from end to end starting with identifying and accessing prospective buyers / investors or in the case of the buyers / investor, identifying potential targets. Armed with his theory, he recruited a team and raised seed capital...