Venture Capital with Chicago Booth Professor Jason Heltzer - Postponed

Finance Roundtable

June 25, 2020: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Thank you for your interest in this event. We have been closely following the evolving situation with coronavirus (COVID-19), and have decided out of an abundance of caution and for the safety of our community and visitors to postpone this event. We have postponed the event until June 25. For the most up-to-date information about coronavirus and Chicago Booth, please visit the Chicago Booth Coronavirus Updates webpage.


Gleacher Center
Room 100
450 Cityfront Plaza Dr.
Chicago, Illinois

Event Details

Professor Heltzer will share insights into valuation techniques, deal flow, and the investment landscape in Chicago/Midwest. Professor Heltzer may also address technology investing, including examples from the Origin Ventures portfolio.


$7, includes a drink ticket


Register Online

Deadline: 6/24/2020

Speaker Profiles

Professor Jason Heltzer (Speaker) '02
Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship

Jason Heltzer teaches the Private Equity and Venture Capital Lab as an Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship. Outside of academia, Heltzer is a Partner at Origin Ventures, a Chicago-based venture capital fund that was the first investor in Grubhub. Heltzer's venture capital career began in 2001, and since then, he has been involved in 80+ venture transactions.

Jason is currently a board member or observer for Tock, MyAlerts, Ahalogy, Atavium, Tovala, and Base. Some of Heltzer's previous investments include Cartavi (acquired by Docusign), Brightnest (acquired by Angie's list), Alert Logic (acquired by Welsh Carson), TradeKing (acquired by Ally Financial), and FeeFighters (acquired by Groupon).


John Salvino, '06 
Partner, Finance Roundtable Chair

Other Information

Learn more about the Finance Roundtable here.