An Introduction to Chestnut Street Ventures

Wednesday, May 19th, 2:00 PM EST


Watch our live, 45-minute presentation about Chestnut Street Ventures, Alumni Venture Group’s Penn-focused venture capital fund. The discussion is led by Chestnut Street Ventures Managing Partner Brian Keil and is open to all alumni and friends of Penn.


During the session, we will discuss:

  • The goal and structure of the fund
  • The value of the Alumni Venture Group model
  • Some examples of current portfolio companies
  • The benefits of diversifying into venture capital
  • The minimum requirements needed to invest in the fund
  • There will be time for open questions during the call

* You must be accredited to invest in venture capital



About Your Presenter

Brian Keil, Managing Partner - Chestnut Street Ventures

Brian Keil, Managing Partner - Chestnut Street Ventures

Brian is a seasoned venture capitalist with over 20 year of investing experience across a range of industries. Before joining Chestnut Street Ventures, Brian was the Managing Director for New York Ventures, the venture capital arm of the State of New York. Prior to New York Ventures, Brian was VP of Strategy & Corporate Development at Arbitron (now Nielsen Audio) and a Managing Director at the Peacock Fund, the venture capital arm of NBC Universal. Before joining the Peacock Fund, Brian worked at GE Capital and Bain & Co.Brian holds an MBA in Finance from The Wharton School and a BS in Industrial Engineering from The University of Southern California.

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