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Venture Capital Principals

Experience, Skills, and Personality Traits

Principals typically have two to six years of experience as venture capital associates, or they have extensive industry experience (e.g., telecommunications, medical devices, consumer products, engineering, software). Most importantly, they need to provide evidence of their expertise in deal sourcing and structuring, due diligence, and business planning (including financial modeling).

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