How to split equity amongst Co-founders

The Unanswered Question — Answered.

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Equity is the ownership of a company.

Each founder will get equity in the company. Each founder will get an equal percentage of the total equity. If there are three founders, each founder will get 33% of the total equity.

What should be done when one Co-founder has a much bigger contribution than other Co-founders?

There can be many reasons for this disparity:

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