Webinar

An Introduction to Castor Ventures

Chris Sklarin

Join us for a live, 45-minute webinar to learn about Castor Ventures, Alumni Ventures’  MIT-focused venture capital fund, and meet the investment team responsible for building the portfolio. 

This is an excellent opportunity to meet the team and hear about their approach to investing in private-stage companies. This presentation will be led by Managing Partners Chris Sklarin.

During this session, we will discuss:

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    The goal and structure of the fund
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    The team and management behind the fund
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    The Castor Ventures and Alumni Ventures approach to investing
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    Examples of current portfolio companies
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    The benefits of investing in venture capital
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    Open Q&A
About Alumni Ventures

Note: You must be accredited to invest in venture capital. Important disclosure information can be found at av-funds.com/disclosures

About your presenter

Chris Sklarin
Chris Sklarin

Managing Partner, Castor Ventures

Chris has 30+ years of experience in venture capital, product development, and sales engineering. As an investor, he has deployed over $100 million into companies across all stages, from seed to growth/venture. At AV, Chris has built Castor Ventures from Fund 2 – 7 to over 150 portfolio companies. Prior to Castor, Chris was a Vice President at Edison Partners, where he focused on Enterprise 2.0 and mobile investments. Previously, Chris served as Director of Business Development at a biomedical venture accelerator and at an early-stage venture firm. Earlier in his investing career, as part of JumpStart, a nationally recognized venture development organization, Chris sourced and executed seed-stage investments. Chris received his SB in Electrical Engineering from MIT in 1988 and his MBA from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley.

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