August 7, 2013
Startup Advisor Equity
Founder Institute has handy system for come up with the short answer at this link.
They figure the range from .15% to 1.0% depending on the level of contribution and the stage of development of the startup.
The smart people on Quora.com give a range of .25% to 7.0%. It depends on how much value they bring to your startup. Search Quora for Advisor Equity.
The Startup Toolkit suggests a normal range of .5% to 2.0%.
These are all guidelines, but of course all of life is a negotiation!
Posted by Michael McCafferty