Silicon Valley Investor Bootcamp

The Silicon Valley Investor Bootcamp is a hands-on program where investors will learn the tips & tricks, tools, and best practices directly from some of the world’s most renowned experts,  and explore the innovative approaches and key drivers that power Silicon Valley’s entrepreneurial ecosystem and investment dynamics. 

Program Components include

  • Silicon Valley Culture, Communication and Networking
  • Investment Deal Structures and Best Practices
  • Deal Flow and Evaluating Potential Investments
  • Startups + Investors: Post Investment Relationships
  • New Investment Platforms
  • Global Investment Trends
  • Silicon Valley Accelerator Models
  • BootstrapLabs Global Venture Investment Strategy

About Us

SV In.Fusion offers the most current and practical knowledge and hands-on programs in innovation, technology, and product design for entrepreneurs, investors, and industry executives visiting Silicon Valley. In partnership with BootstrapLabs, we work directly with entrepreneurs, startups, their investors, incubators, accelerators, co-working space partners, NGOs, government agencies, and corporations around the world to facilitate and accelerate the sharing of Silicon Valley best practices.

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BootstrapLabs is a unique Venture Investment Company that backs the most talented founders around the world. Employing a hands-on and entrepreneurial approach to supporting and advising startup founders, BootstrapLabs works with their portfolio companies to help them successfully execute and make the most of Silicon Valley’s ecosystem.

Since 2009, BootstrapLabs has invested in startups such as Prezi, Witsbits,  AudioDraft, Zerply and Feelit; helping them connect and relocate to Silicon Valley, while maintaining their roots in their home countries, often hiring more people there. Today these startups are valued at $500M+, employ 350+ people and have raised over $90M in follow-on funding from angel investors and VCs in Silicon Valley.

Invest in your knowledge, expertise, and network with a SV In.Fusion Investor Bootcamp. You will be in the company of amazing people who have invested in and shaped companies such as:

Mentors and Partners

We have developed a cutting edge program and partnered with our network of expert mentors, angel investors and VCs with the following key objectives:

  • Provide high-touch mentorship and workshops with the view to improving skills, execution speed and efficacy, while expanding opportunities

  • Connect to angels, investors, thought leaders and startup entrepreneurs to establish the beginning of long term relationships

  • Immerse participants in the Silicon Valley entrepreneurial and investment culture

  • Teach participants the pioneering fundamentals and latest techniques of high-tech Silicon Valley entrepreneurs and investors

Will Bunker

Will Bunker

Founder, Silicon Valley Growth Syndicate

Since building the dating site that became Match.com, Will has bootstrapped several startups to profitability. He has invested in and worked with countless entrepreneurs to help them scale their business. With Silicon Valley Growth Syndicate, he is looking to mentor great early stage ideas and the next great entrepreneurs.

Gil Penchina

Gil Penchina

Top Angel Investor, #1 AngelList Syndicate

A top angel investor, with the largest syndicate on AngelList, Gil has invested in dozens of startups including LinkedIn, PayPal, AngelList, Wealthfront, IndieGoGo, Beepi, and Blockstream. Gil was formerly the CEO of Wikia Inc, and VP/GM, International at eBay.

Ariel Poler

Ariel Poler

Chief Angel, Best of Angel

An early Angel investor in Twitter, Ariel has started three Internet companies (IPRO, Topica & TextMarks) and has also worked with and been an angel investor in startups such as Linkexchange, Kana, Freedom Financial, StumbleUpon, Admob and Optimizely.

Allen Taylor

Allen Taylor

Managing Director, Endeavor

Allen runs Endeavor’s San Francisco office, leading efforts to connect a portfolio of 600+ high-growth companies with US-based mentors and investors. He is also Managing Director of Endeavor Catalyst, an innovative co-investment vehicle through which Endeavor can invest into its portfolio companies.

Jennings Segura

Jennings Segura

Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management

Jennings Segura is a financial advisor at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in Beverly Hills, CA. Prior to joining Merrill Lynch, Jennings spent 10 years advising small and medium sized companies with strategic business planning, mergers and acquisitions and capital-raising including initial public offerings and debt issuance.

Todd Carpenter

Todd Carpenter

Corporate Partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Todd is a Partner at Silicon Valley’s top law firm WSGR. With clients including Twitter, LinkedIn, Dropbox, and Salesforce, Todd specializes in representing emerging-growth companies and their investors. He has considerable expertise in the areas of venture capital, start-ups, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance.

Next Program will be announced soon

Click the button below to fill out an application and schedule an interview/informational session.

SV In.Fusion program prices do not include travel to/from Silicon Valley, accommodations or other out-of-pocket expenses. Breakfasts, beverages and a closing dinner are included. All other meals are the responsibility of the participants. SV In.Fusion can arrange blocks of rooms at local hotels if requested. Additional deliverables, if requested, will be scoped separately. Program agenda is subject to change.

Terms: 20% deposit due immediately to reserve space in the bootcamp. Remaining payment due one week prior to scheduled date. 10% premium for alternative payment arrangements.