Shearman And Sterling

Event Nov 12 - 19, 2020

1st Annual Shearman & Sterling Corporate Venture Investor Summit

  • Webinar

Shearman & Sterling held the 1st Annual Shearman & Sterling Corporate Venture Investor Summit, co-chaired by Kevin Jacques, Global Head of Visa Ventures; Patrick Eggen, General Partner & Founder of Counterpart Ventures; and Neff Hudson, Vice President of Corporate Development of USAA. The virtual summit offered insights and strategies from leading corporate venture investors, provided ample opportunity to engage in small group discussion via breakout sessions, speeches from keynote speakers, and thought provoking entertainment.

November 12 – CVC Growth Strategies and Investment Trends: Navigating the Current Economic and Geopolitical Environment and Beyond

  • Keynote – Kate Claassen, Global Head of Internet Banking, Morgan Stanley
  • Fireside Chat featuring Dan Rosen, Commerce Ventures
  • Breakout Sessions
  • Entertainment – Inventing the Impossible: Illusionist and Futurist Marco Tempest

November 19  – Portfolio Management and the Funding Ecosystem

  • A conversation with Nagraj Kashyap, Corporate Vice President, Microsoft, Global head – M12 and Patrick Eggen, General Partner & Founder of Counterpart Ventures
  • Fireside Chats featuring Melissa C. Guzy, Arbor Ventures and Mark Sherman, Telstra Ventures
  • Industry-Focused Breakout Sessions
  • Entertainment - Wine tasting with private equity firm founder turned winemaker Bill Price and Three Sticks Wines