Luncheon Recap: State of Venture Capital in Hawaii

Thank you all for joining us for our annual panel discussion on the “State of Venture Capital in Hawaii,” where Tim Dick of Startup Capital Ventures gave a brief industry update to include both local and national statistics, and Vijoy Chattergy of Hawaii ERS discussed new developments with the HiTIP Fund II.

Our Featured Panelists Included: 

  • John Trbovich - General Partner at Arsenal Venture Partners 
  • Tim Dick - General Partner at Startup Capital Ventures 
  • Chenoa Farnsworth - Managing Director at Hawaii Angles & Managing Director at Blue Startups 
  • Vijoy Chattergy - Chief Investment Officer at Hawaii Employees' Retirement System 
  • Tarik Sultan - Managing Partner at Sultan Ventures/XLR8UH 

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