How to Find a Co-Founder

by Kat Manalac

Find a Co-Founder with YC

Since this video was created, we've launched YC Co-Founder Matching. The advice in this video is still correct -- if you have an existing network to search for co-founders, that's a great place to look for a match. But many founders have also found success with our co-founder matching service, so we now recommend you try that in parallel.

YC Partner Kat Manalac on how to find a co-founder, where co-founders from top YC companies met, what YC looks for in co-founding teams, how to split equity with a co-founder, and whether you need a cofounder at all.