Venture Brew: 5 Compelling Reasons to Start Venture Investing

Tuesday, June 22nd, 1:00 PM EST

Whether you’re reaching for your first or third coffee of the day, grab your cup and join us as we discuss five compelling reasons to start venture investing.

Today, there is no shortage of options for an investor to consider, with thousands of public equities to choose from and a bevy of apps that make trading as easy as a swipe. Private investments are increasingly popular for sophisticated portfolios, but options can be limited for many individual investors and deliver varying results. Enter venture capital.

Join us for a coffee break conversation with Alain Hanover as he shares five in-depth benefits of adding venture to your portfolio.

* You must be accredited to invest in venture capital

About Your Presenter

Alain Hanover | Senior Partner | Alumni Ventures

Alain Hanover | Senior Partner | Alumni Ventures

Alain has 30+ years of experience as a VC, angel investor, CEO, serial entrepreneur, Board Member, and advisor. He was Co-founder of Common Angels, New England’s leading investment group; Managing Director and CEO of Navigator Technology Ventures, a high-tech VC firm funded by Draper Lab; and CEO of Viewlogic, an innovative chip design software company. Alain has mentored over 100 MIT high-tech spinoffs and served on the MassTech Board through the terms of six governors. He was honored as Inc Magazine’s Entrepreneur of the Year. He has BSEE and SB Math degrees from MIT, SM Computer Science from Harvard, and OPM from Harvard Business School.

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