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Lara Jeremko

Lara Jeremko is a Los Angeles-based investor and advisor for startups and venture capital funds. She is currently an Entrepreneur-in-Residence and Strategic Advisor at Techstars, the leading global accelerator network for entrepreneurs.

Previously, Lara managed a $1.5 billion venture capital fund portfolio at UTIMCO, the investment firm overseeing $35 billion of University of Texas System endowment assets. She also co-founded re:3D Inc., maker of the Gigabot industrial 3D printer. Previously, Lara was a private equity investment analyst at Credit Suisse and a senior associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in New York, NY.

When she’s not working with the world’s best entrepreneurs, you’ll find Lara studying and performing improv comedy or on a travel adventure.

Advising topics include:
- Ideation
- Market positioning
- Fundraising
- Bootstrapping
- Pricing & unit economics
- Team-building