116 Street Ventures: Last Call

116 Street Managing Partner Ludwig Schulze

The deadline for 116 Street Ventures Fund 5 is around the corner, and the team is ready to deploy capital and build the portfolio. Join us as Managing Partner Ludwig Schulze will share some of the investments made by past funds and speak to how the team will continue to build fully diversified venture portfolios.

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This discussion about 116 Street Ventures is open to all alumni and friends of Columbia. 116 Street Ventures is Alumni Ventures’ Columbia-focused venture capital fund.

During the session, we discuss:

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    The goal and structure of the fund
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    Benefits of diversifying into venture capital
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    Minimum requirements needed to invest in the fund

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

About your presenter

Ludwig Pierre Schulze
Ludwig Pierre Schulze

Managing Partner, Waterman Ventures & 116 Street Ventures

Ludwig has been on all sides of venture — as an entrepreneur, corporate buyer of ventures, and venture capitalist. Before Alumni Ventures, he experienced the daily realities of entrepreneurship as Founder and CEO of a mobile payments venture that served over 12 million people. Earlier, at a Fortune 100 telecommunications manufacturer (Nokia), he held general manager and business development roles that included investing in and acquiring venture-backed businesses. His first experience in venture capital was with an $800 million global fund that focused on enterprise and mobile software both before and after the dot.com crash. Ludwig began his career as a strategy consultant with the Boston Consulting Group. He has a BA from Brown University and an MBA from Columbia. He lives in NYC with his wife and 2 teenagers.

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