Seed or angel investors are typically entrepreneurs who founded their own companies and had successful exits. Their main skillset is understanding the role of the entrepreneur in the business, and they often have very specific product knowledge.
Venture capital investment teams are often a mix of entrepreneurs and ex-investment bankers or other types of finance professionals.
Private equity firms are typically more weighted towards ex-investment bankers and corporate development types, or experienced corporate operators.
Learn more in the investor education sessions held 3 times a year. In small workshops learn about investment in early stage companies.