Need-to-Know: Starting your Career as an Investor with Ian Friedman, General Partner at Collaborative Fund
Ian Friedman is a General Partner at Collaborative Fund, focused on late-stage investing.
Previously, Ian was Goldman Sachs Investment Partners, where Co-Head of Goldman Sachs Investment Partners (GSIP) Venture Capital & Growth Equity team. During that time he led investments in a number of fantastic businesses such as Plaid, Spotify, thredUp, Rothy’s, Zola, Foodpanda, and ResearchGate, among others.
Prior to joining GSIP, Ian has helped build technology companies through his roles at both Bain Capital and The Boston Consulting Group (BCG).
Ian holds an Honors in Business Administration (HBA) degree from The Richard Ivey School of Business at The University of Western Ontario where he earned the Gold Medal and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar.
Online Zoom Conference
This event is free for Virtual, Silver, Heritage, Professional, Heritage + Professional, Young Leadership, VIP Leadership, President, CEO, and Chairman members.
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This event is part of our newest initiative, YJP's "FaceTime with VC/Tech Leaders" series of digital mentorship roundtables to continue our mission of providing mentorship opportunities for young professionals while keeping our members safe and healthy. The roundtable will be held through YJPs digital platform.
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- Get the opportunity to ask one on one questions.
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Professional level members in the VC/Tech division.
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