Assure presents What's Going on in Venture with Olga Yermolenko of OY Group, discusses how sophisticated LPs, specifically family offices, are increasingly interested in alternative assets, specifically VC, and becoming active investors by getting into their own deals.
Olga Yermolenko is a broadly experienced venture investor and startup operator, working at the intersection of strategy, technology, and impact. Olga advises family office clients on venture investing and social impact opportunities and has diligenced over $1.2B worth of deals. Olga also works with entrepreneurs on business strategy and fundraising and has advised 80+ startups.
OY Group provides venture and impact investing strategy and due diligence services to family office clients. Curate and diligence opportunities on behalf of clients. Advise entrepreneurs on strategy, operations and fundraising. Have worked with 80+ startups. Startup Mentor at SAP.io, Big Ideas Ventures accelerator, Halo Incubator, WeWork Labs; Principal Advisor at the Larta Institute.