PE/VC Lab Course Speakers

2015-2016
Fall Quarter
    Jim Dugan '97, CEO, Founder, and Managing Partner, OCA Ventures
    TBA

2014-2015
Winter Quarter
    Gordon Pan ‘98, Managing Partner, Baird Capital
    “Changing Landscape of Private Equity”

Spring Quarter
    Steve Vivian, Principal and Founder, Kestrel Capital
    "Navigating a Career Journey"


2013-2014
Fall Quarter
    Paul Lee, Partner, Lightbank
    “Venture 101: Real World Investing”

2012-2013
Winter Quarter
    Matts Lederhausen, CEO, BE-CAUSE, LLC
    "Doing Well By Doing Good:  Why Purpose is the New Frontier of Capitalism"

Spring Quarter
    Michael Dubillier, Founder and Managing Partner, Dubillier & Company
    "LBO's - One Point of View"

2011-2012
Fall Quarter
    Beth Hoffman '97, Managing Director, Berkshire Partners
    "Back to Turbulence:  Implications for Private Equity"

Winter Quarter
    Pete McNerney, Partner, Thomas, McNerney and Partners
    "Medical Technology and Life Sciences Venture Capital"

2010-2011
Fall Quarter
    Warren Holtsberg '01, Managing Principal, Co-Head, Portfolio Management, MVC Capital
    "Private Equity:  The Next Generation"
   
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Winter Quarter
    Raj Chinai '04, Principal, Venture Capital, IndoUS Venture Partners
    "India's Venture Capital Landscape:  Present Opportunities and Future Potential"
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Spring Quarter
    Carter Cast '92, Chairman, Hayneedle, Inc., and Matt McCall '91, Partner, New World Ventures
    "Inside the Start-up:  Views from the Trenches and the Heavens"
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2009-2010
Fall Quarter
    Jim Neary '92, Managing Partner, Warburg Pincus
    "The Private Equity Business - A Perspective from Warburg Pincus"

Winter Quarter
    Kelvin Walker '86, Partner, 21st Century Group, LLC
    "The Evolution of Private Equity"

Spring Quarter
    Drew Lipsher '93, Partner, Greycroft, LLC
    "We're Not Curing Cancer - The Role of Venture Capital and a Road Map to Understanding the Venture Industry in the Coming Decade"
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2008-2009
Fall Quarter
    Suzanne King '95, Partner, New Enterprise Associates (NEA)
    "The Evolution of the Venture Capital Industry:  A Personal Perspective"