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ISSUE 009 - November 2023

How is AI changing the way VCs work?

More than 80% of venture capital firms want to increase their efforts and resources to stand up internal data-driven initiatives, but only 1% have done so today.

As data-driven investing becomes increasingly the norm, the way VCs work will change. Learn about three top areas of opportunity and why they matter to the future of the industry:

  • Automating repetitive tasks to drive productivity gains
  • Enhanced data entry automation
  • Investment insights that augment human intuition
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Pedro Carrasco,
Senior Operations Manager,
Munich Re Ventures

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