On this episode of Investor Connect, Hall welcomes Skyler Fernandes of Venture University. Skyler has an extensive background in venture capital and private equity. Venture University, now over a year old, is a multistage venture fund, primarily focused on the seed and series A stage. Venture University sources deals from several areas, including consumer enterprise, Fintech, blockchain healthcare, and ‘frontier tech’. Skyler talks about how Venture University fulfills the increasing need for a scalable funding model. In addition, Venture University is also part ‘trade school’, a competitive training program with a full-time admissions team for people to get into venture capital and private equity.
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