It seems that, in 2019, there’s never been a better time to be in venture capital.
The first half of the year was marked by blockbuster public debuts and the continuation of privately funded mega-rounds. Funding events like these are making household names of Silicon Valley firms and the partners on the deals, not to mention a hefty profit.
But as venture investors continue to look for the next big thing, many of the biggest firms are looking to younger partners and firm employees for help. So Business Insider asked those firms, what does the next generation of venture capital look like?
These 25 rising stars are poised to make names for themselves in everything from biotech and enterprise security to scooter startups and media companies. While these individuals range in title and focus area, all have been working in venture capital for five years or less.
Meet Business Insider’s 25 rising stars in venture capital.