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Cover Letter for Venture Capitalists

Purpose: Introduce yourself and network with venture capital and/or private equity firms

Quick Cover Letter Writing Tip: The sample cover letter above illustrates a job search technique that many aren’t familiar with. This isn’t a job search technique for everyone, but accomplished managers and executives often receive great referrals from venture capital and private equity firms. This sample cover letter uses a strategy that we’ve found to be very effective when contacting VC firms. Rather than asking about openings within the portfolio companies, use the letter to introduce yourself, begin to establish rapport, and then ask for advice and introductions–exactly as you would with your own networking contacts.

sample cover letter for venture capitalist

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