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[Partner] How should one think about the tradeoffs between General Partner vs. Venture Partner vs. Operating Partner (non-investing)?

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Jul 19, 2023

Given how venture funds might be transforming and operationalizing, how do you think about the key tradeoffs of deciding to orient your career towards one of the following paths: 1. General Partner at VC Firm 2. Venture Partner (potentially across...

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Read this article: https://govclab.com/2021/10/28/venture-capital-roles/ 1. It's VERY difficult to become a GP in a fund, even for those who are experienced investors. It's typically easier to start a Firm then to join one at as a GP wh...