IVCA Newsletter September 28, 2022

IVCA Newsletter



September 28, 2022

Association News

IVCA Feature: New Member Profile of Red Arts Capital

Register today! November 18 Diversity Webcast: Strategies for Survival: Cultivating Mentors and Allies for Success

2023 IVCA Scholar Program - Now accepting application through October 14, 2022!

Mark your calenders! June 26, 2023 IVCA Invitational Golf Event

Legislative News

IVCA Provides Updates for State Legislative Issues - 09/28/22

IVCA Events

October 20, 2022 - IVCA CFO Summit for Finance Professionals of VC/PE Firms (only)

November 18, 2022 - IVCA Inclusion in Action, Part 4 - Strategies for Survival: Cultivating Mentors and Allies for Success

December 5, 2022 - 2022 IVCA Awards Dinner presented by Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Other Events of Interest

September 22, 2022 - 2022 Momentum Awards

Industry News

Patriot Capital Invests in Global Behavior Education Alliance, Inc.

Fidelis Cybersecurity Secures Significant Additional Growth Investment From Runway Growth Capital and Skyview Capital

Locke Lord Team Represented Greenbacker Capital Management's Strategic Investment in Renew Energy | Experience | Locke Lord

James Lu Joins Sidley’s Growing Life Sciences, Corporate, and ECVC Practices

Wind Point Acquires D&H United

Sidley Represents H.I.G. Capital in Acquisition of Northern Biogas, LLC

CORE Industrial Partners Portfolio Company Cadrex Acquires IDL Precision Machining

Thoma Bravo Port Co Cority Acquires ESG Performance Software Platform and Consultancy, Reporting 21

Sidley Represents Clearlake Capital-Backed Discovery Education in Acquisition of Pivot Interactives

Water Street Appoints Vice President of Debt Capital Markets

Sidley Represents CafeMedia in Its Acquisition of Slickstream

Sidley Represents Sixth Street Growth in Its Strategic Investment in Atlas

Job Postings

Please view the details for each Job Posting listed below, on our website HERE. Once at Job Postings please scroll down the pages to view the jobs. They are listed chronologically as received, most current first.

 May 2022:

Kinzie Capital Partners - Vice President, Finance & Accounting

As a valuable Kinzie employee, the Vice President, Finance & Accounting will assist the team by taking an active role in supporting the Finance & Operations team, which is dedicated to financial and compliance management as well as general operations. This role reports to the Founder & Managing Partner and works closely with the Director, Investor Relations & Operations as well as the Assistant Vice President, Finance & Investor Relations.

Get full job description HERE!  Please send inquiries to [email protected]

October 2021:

KRD - Accountants, Consultants, Advisors

KRD has openings at all levels in our tax, audit and client services departments.

Do you know someone looking for a great opportunity with an accounting, finance or data analytics background?  We have a spot for them!

Please share their resume with  our HR Director Christi Gillen or Al Kutchins.

September 2021:

Full Time Analyst, Director of Partnership Platform – ARCH Venture Partners

We are looking for a full-time analyst to join ARCH Venture Partners (Chicago HQ). This analyst will play a central role in a high-visibility internal project, connecting corporate venture partners and tech scouts with cutting-edge research.

Our ideal candidate is self-directed, detail-oriented, and comfortable exercising initiative and operating with minimal guidance. Candidates must be excited about cutting-edge scientific technologies and comfortable going deep in a wide range of scientific domains.

This role is ideal for a high-performing person who is early in their career and wants to learn about the commercialization of science, corporate technology scouting, and venture capital.

Get information here!

 Analyst - NewSpring Capital

NewSpring Capital is looking for an analyst to support its Mezzanine strategy. In this position, you will play a critical role on our team of investment professionals who help to source new deals and manage our existing portfolio companies. You will provide support throughout the investment process and be involved in all aspects of the investment lifecycle including sourcing, underwriting and execution, monitoring and exiting.

Get all the details here!


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