Prior to joining OMERS Ventures in Europe, I lived a life dictated by the opening and closing hours of various public markets. With some gardening leave under my belt, I’ve had some time to reflect on my transition into the world of venture capital and the lessons I learnt from my time on the trading floor.

I want to share some initial thoughts about what I learnt from my time in public markets and how, despite the drastically different timelines between day trading and VC investing, there are commonalities which exist. …

Lily Shaw

Investor @ OMERS Ventures | Recovered FICC trader | Proud book club member.

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