Now that a spin-out has been determined as the best option through which to deliver impact, there are many options to consider on how to best achieve this outcome.

By now the spinout should have a name, and you, with the help of Ploughshare, will prepare the fundamentals needed to set up the company, the most important of which is the equity structure.

Beyond the formal processes, we understand that joining or even supporting a spin-out can be both exciting and daunting. It is a potentially life-changing decision that could result in a role very different from a day-to-day job working for the government. This section provides a guide to help you make those key decisions and the reasoning behind the options you have.


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