Key Takeaways

  • The changing venture landscape means firms are looking for pre-partner talent with a broad array of skills.
  • Pre-partners can build a strong foundation by working with the best investors they can find early in their careers.
  • While carry has emotional value for investors, it’s more important for associates to focus on exposure to deals.

Watch a webinar presented by SVB and the Emerging Venture Capitalists Association (EVCA), featuring a panel of experts who discuss how pre-partner venture capitalists can advance in their careers and get the compensation they deserve.

Panelists include:

  • Adam Dawkins, founder of EVCA
  • Will Bruce, partner at True Search
  • Dan Miller, partner at True Search
  • Carolyn McVeigh, VP at SVB Capital


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