Career Traits for the Aspiring Venture Capitalist

Draper Fisher Jurvetson

In addition to seeking staff diversity and team members with a vast list of personal contacts, Draper Fisher Jurvetson's partner Steve Jurvetson discusses at length the background necessary to break into a VC firm from the ground up. While most positions fill from personal contacts, many come from business schools and other backgrounds, as well as legal, engineering, and marketing.