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    Careers in Venture Capital

    • Overview

    • Ishaan’s journey to VC - IIT to McKinsey to Lightspeed

    • What is Venture Capital? How do they make money? What are the different types of VCs?

    • Understanding roles in VC

    • VC roles

    • VC skill-set

    • Personal reflection about VC - the good and the bad

    • Breaking into VC

Ishaan was most recently part of the investment team at Lightspeed Ventures where he evaluated and worked with technology startups across verticals with some focus on content, commerce and SMB software. Prior to Lightspeed he's worked at McKinsey and been a researcher focussed on theoretical computer science.