Yard Ventures Last Call
With the deadline for investing in this year’s Yard Ventures Fund 8 right around the corner, watch this on-demand discussion with Managing Partner Michael Madden. Hear an overview of the fund, and learn how the team builds a fully diversified venture portfolio.
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This on-demand discussion about Yard Ventures Fund 8 is open to all alumni and friends of Harvard. Yard Ventures is Alumni Ventures’ Harvard-focused venture capital fund.
During this session, we discussed:
- HomeThe goal and structure of the fund
- HomeBenefits of diversifying into venture capital
- HomeMinimum 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
Managing Partner, Yard Ventures
Michael is a Co-Founder of Alumni Ventures and has been the Managing Partner of The Yard Ventures since inception. Working alongside a great team, Michael has invested in over 120 companies on the way to building large, diversified venture capital portfolios for our Yard investors. Prior to joining the early team at Alumni Ventures, Michael had been a venture investor, board member, and advisor while at firms such as Summit Partners, Polaris Venture Partners, Edison Partners, and Square One. He earned an AB from Harvard University, where he was a four-year letter winner in both Varsity Football and Varsity Baseball. Michael later received an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.