They’re just like normal students. They go to class, they study for exams, they manage $10 Million in active investments…
The students who manage the student-led investment funds at Michigan Ross are just like normal students, except they carry an extra burden: They are giving actual money to actual businesses, and the school has a real stake in those businesses’ success because of their decisions.
In this episode, Ramu talks with three of those leaders about what it’s like to manage actual multimillion-dollar investment funds while studying for their MBA, what deals they’ve regretted, how they approach potential investments, and what the experience will mean as they enter their post-MBA careers.
We’ll hear from:
Links from this episode:
Investment Fund Webinar - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BHW8LFoNZus
Wolverine Venture Fund - http://wolverineventurefund.com
Social Venture Fund - http://www.umsocialventure.com
Zell Lurie Commercialization Fund - http://zlcfund.com
Ramu’s Article: https://techcrunch.com/2017/11/30/theres-an-implosion-of-early-stage-vc-funding-and-no-ones-talking-about-it/
We want to hear your feedback. What do you like about the show, what can we improve, and what would you like us to talk about? Leave a review to let us know, or you can reach us at BBUPodcast@umich.edu.
Business Beyond Usual is brought to you by the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.
Copyright 2018 - University of Michigan