Discover your SaaS startup's potential with expert technical due diligence

At madewithlove, we don't rely on magical formulas or famous influencers' opinions when we verify investment decisions and perform tech dd and audits. We also understand that securing investment and navigating mergers and acquisitions demand more than just innovative ideas and a compelling business model. It requires a foundation built on robust technology and a clear understanding of potential risks and opportunities. This is where our technical due diligence services come into play.

We specialize in providing in-depth technical analysis and due diligence reports that go beyond surface-level assessments. Our expertise spans comprehensive technical evaluations, from code quality and security to scalability and infrastructure, ensuring your technology can withstand the scrutiny of investors and the challenges of growth.

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Whether you're preparing for a seed round, eyeing a series A/B investment, or approaching a crucial merger or acquisition, our team is here to illuminate the path forward. By partnering with us, you'll gain clarity and confidence to secure your next investment but also the strategic insight to optimize your technology for long-term success.

We are not a typical audit company

We started doing due diligence because investors and VCs have asked us to do so. And after three years, we've done due diligence for over 130 startups throughout the world.

How we make investors' lives easier

If you'd like to know the technical state of a company you want to invest in, keep reading. If you're looking to exchange investment knowledge, well… keep reading!

Audits and due diligence

Do you need an objective third party to analyze a business and identify future concerns?

We audit startups and scale-ups using our 5-pillar methodology to produce a due diligence report where we assess 60+ items that help you transition to a quality-first mindset. If one breaks, that promising business you've invested in can soon follow.

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Two types of due diligence

We offer technical due diligence for startups as part of internal concerns or investment via seed, series A/B, or merger & acquisition. There’s two types:

  • Shallow audits, which is up to 4 interviews
  • Deep audits, which is up to 8 interviews & in-depth code review

Events with industry leaders

Would you like to meet like-minded people to discuss common problems, shared pains, and the future of our industry?

Why not discuss these things during a free-to-attend and casual dinner with other industry leaders. Come with stories, but please leave the black tie and business cards at home.

Accelerator program

We like to share what we've learned about startups and scale-ups in the last 13 years.

We can provide technical advice during open office hours, moderate discussions, host workshops, or help put out fires.

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We've grown from two guys in Leuven to a team with 20+ members working remotely, located in 5 countries across the globe.


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What is technical due diligence?

Technical due diligence (Tech DD) is a critical examination and analysis of a company's technology stack, architecture, security measures, compliance, and code quality. This process is pivotal for SaaS businesses seeking investment, as it uncovers the technological strengths and vulnerabilities that could impact the company's value, scalability, and future growth. A thorough Tech DD assesses several key areas, including but not limited to:

Technology stack evaluation

Understanding the suitability and longevity of the chosen technologies.

Code quality and scalability

Analyzing the codebase for quality, maintainability, and scalability.

Security and compliance

Ensuring that the technology complies with relevant laws and standards and is secure against potential threats.

Architecture review

Evaluating the system architecture for efficiency, scalability, and ability to meet future business needs.

A comprehensive technical due diligence report provides an essential insight into the technological health of a SaaS company, facilitating informed decision-making during investments and mergers and acquisitions.

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Why technical due diligence matters

For SaaS founders, technical due dil is not just a checkbox in the investment process; it's a critical component that can significantly influence the outcome of funding rounds and strategic partnerships. Tech DD offers deep insights into the technological foundation of your company, highlighting strengths while identifying potential risks and areas for improvement. This process is invaluable for:

  • Risk MitigationEarly identification of technical issues allows for timely rectifications, reducing potential risks in investments.
  • Investor Confidence A solid tech DD report reassures investors of the technological soundness and scalability of your SaaS business, making it a more attractive investment opportunity.
  • Strategic Planning The findings from Tech DD can inform strategic decisions, guiding technology roadmap and resource allocation to align with business goals.

Our technical due diligence Services

At madewithlove, our technical due diligence services are meticulously designed to meet the unique needs of SaaS companies. Our approach goes beyond traditional assessments to provide a holistic view of your technology's current state and its potential for future growth. Our services include:

  • Comprehensive technology assessment We evaluate your technology stack, architecture, security posture, and compliance with industry standards, providing actionable insights for improvement.
  • Code Quality Review Our experts scrutinize your codebase for maintainability, scalability, and performance, ensuring your technology can support growth and adapt to future demands.
  • Detailed Reporting Our technical due diligence report delivers a clear, comprehensive overview of our findings, empowering you with the knowledge to make informed decisions and confidently engage with investors and partners. The report is based on 5 pillars: Team and leadership, proces, written communication, engineering, and problem and solution.