Quiz Time

Quiz Time #1: Can you name the former fund-of-funds executive who is back in market with a $1 billion vehicle. Hint: He’s not doing it with his old firm, but the branding is instead tied to a struggling venture capital shop in the same geographic area.

*** Quiz Time #2: Can you name the VC firm that is about to get more carry than it deserves, thanks to a stock distribution based on a trading average that is nearly 25% higher than the stock price at the time of distribution? Hint: Both the firm’s name and the portfolio company’s business involve swift movement.