NEAL DEMPSEY

Managing General Partner
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NEAL DEMPSEY

Managing General Partner
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Investor

Philanthropist

Speaker

Ally

Finding Unexpected Opportunities Around the World, With Over $3 Billion in Successful Returns

Neal Dempsey is a Managing General Partner of Bay Partners—one of the longest-running venture capital firms in Silicon Valley with over $3 Billion in successful returns. Neal ranked as one of the top 100 venture capitalists in the world on the Forbes Midas list. Through his drive for adventure and supporting passionate founders, Neal provides angel investment for entrepreneurs in unexpected places around the globe.

IPOS

In Returns

Children and Families Helped through Uplift Family Services

Years of Investing Experience

Will Your Community Be His Next Destination?

Will Your Community Be His Next Destination?

Speakers From CEO and Board Leadership Class 2022: Part One

It was good to be back in person with Eileen Odum teaching this year’s CEO Board Governance class at the University of Washington Foster School of Business! Year after year, we have had a roster of remarkable CEOs and accomplished board members sharing their words of...

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Venture Capital and the Age of Social Reckoning

From the global economic recession caused by the pandemic to George Floyd’s death empowering the Black Lives Matter movement to overall desperate calls to action for social justice and equality—the venture capital industry has much to learn from the age of social...

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10 Lessons I’ve Learned in 25 Years

I’ve been in the venture capital industry a long time—getting my foot in the door in the 90’s after a few shots at being the CEO of technology companies. Though they happened to be failed attempts, I’m grateful for the opportunities those experiences presented because...

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“The best investment is the entrepreneur with passion and perseverance and who understands the art of listening. Passion brings the life and energy required to drive innovation. Perseverance keeps the company going, no matter what obstacles come along. An ability to listen to customers, employees, and advisors keep them learning.”

Neal Dempsey