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The Ins and Outs of a Venture Capital Fund Part 1 – The Journey of Vonetta Young

Understanding the importance of a venture capital fund is critical if you’re planning to fund a business. Financing is a significant step when you’re starting up a company, but before you begin looking for venture capital, it’s best to understand what it is.

This episode’s guest is Vonetta Young, a proud woman of colour and financial advisor who guides persons of colour and women searching for or looking to enter the world of venture capital funding. In this episode of Her CEO Journey, we discuss what venture capital funding is and how it works. We also discuss what it takes to find the perfect business partner for your start-up, the difference between private equity and venture capital, and many more.

If you are interested in learning about venture capital funding, its importance, and looking for the perfect business partner, then this episode is for you!

Episode Highlights

  • [5:59] Vonetta Young’s Journey
  • [9:03] The Difference Between Private Equity and Venture Capital
  • [10:30] How to Become A Venture Capitalist
  • [12:17] How does An Angel Investment Help
  • [13:20] Deciding on Partnerships – General Partner vs. Limited Partner
  • [16:22] Determine The Level of Investment and Partnership
  • [25:21] On Newer Fund Managers
  • [28:37] Where to Find New Emerging Fund Managers


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