Acted as Managing Director of new venture accelerator and seed fund; Launched the venture, organized operations, hired and managed staff and raised funds. Reported to Board of Managing Members.
- Planned and organized investment seed fund.
- Made investments in early stage, high-growth ventures.
- Organized acceleration program including workshops and seminars, networking events and major Pitch Day events.
- Coordinated staff and vendors, organized panels and served as primary advisor to early stage companies.
- Provided extensive investment advisory to multiple companies.
- Venture Development
- Executive Management
- Strategic Planning
- Fundraising, Marketing
- Strategic IT
- Project Management
- Joint Venture
Portfolio companies succeeded in raising multiple rounds of follow-on investment, including major Series A venture capital rounds, at higher valuations. Achieved significant increase in the value of fund assets. Succeeded in raising multiple funds through multiple years.