Brentwood Associates co-founder Fred Warren ME60 WG61 on what makes a good venture capitalist, finding fulfillment, and betting on Steve Jobs.
With knowledge gained at Wharton, Dirk Scholl WG03 left medicine to pursue life-science tech and venture capital.
For Aman Bhullar WG14 and his Executive MBA classmates, the decision to form an investment club was a no-brainer.
How immigrant entrepreneurs pave the way for foreign venture capital investments
Seven alumni and two new Wharton initiatives lead the way in fintech and alternative investments.
A new Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship program gives juniors hands-on experience with the nation's emerging businesses.
The industry’s investors often are portrayed as greedy corporate raiders, but a new study argues the opposite may be true.
Ian Cooper, of Cooper Media Law debunks four common myths about litigation that are prevalent among venture capitalists.
From Wharton Leadership Ventures to lessons in the classroom, one alumnus reflects on how the skills he learned at Wharton have helped him throughout his career, particularly with his newest venture, Chronus.
Karin Klein makes the case for increased transparency about gender in venture capital.
The Wharton Social Impact Initiative interviews Karen Griffith Gryga, WG'93 on her accelerator, DreamIt Athena, women in the workplace, and her 60% rule.
For the Love of Games? James Madison, and Your Animal Brain.
Dean Geoffrey Garrett discusses innovation in Silicon Valley and the business skills necessary to create a sustainable business, whether it's a startup or established firm.
In the world of finance, the more investors know about an asset, the greater their competitive advantage. Data science has taken this relationship to new levels in private equity.
Permanent capital structures are an opportunity that eliminates many of private equity’s drawbacks for investors.
New Wharton research indicates that individuals’ investment decisions may outperform those of their venture capital firm. What's the power of gut feel?