Meet The VC: Liv Gheciu / Frazier

March 13, 2024

12:00 PM PT / 3:00 PM EST

Liv Gheciu

Frazier Group

Escalon and our partners are thrilled to invite you to our “Meet the VC” series. This month, we welcome Liv Gheciu from Frazier Group. This isn’t just any other event startup event; it’s an exclusive chance to learn from and engage with some of the most interesting and knowledgeable VC Investors.

 

There will be Q&A at the end of the interview, so get your questions ready!

Liv Gheciu of Frazier Group

BS Mechanical Engineering from the U of U. Joined The Frazier Group in early 2018 leading its seed stage investing while contributing to all segments of the portfolio. Ten years experience in life sciences as a Research and Development Engineer for Edwards Lifesciences, BD Medical and C.R Bard.

The Frazier Group is a lifecycle venture fund headquartered in Lehi, Utah. With a strategic focus on the late seed stage, we catalyze the growth of promising startups across the Mountain West and beyond.

Beginning at the seed stage, we provide crucial funding, and if a venture surpasses expectations, we continue to nurture its success by strategically participating in Secondaries and following through Bridge, A, B, and C+ rounds. This commitment to the entire lifecycle of a company reflects our dedication to fostering sustainable growth and long-term success.

Since our inception, we’ve deployed $300 million in invested capital, fostering the growth of 80 portfolio companies, with an impressive 48 additions since 2018. Our success is reflected in the achievements of the ventures we support, boasting 8 IPOs and 28 acquisitions to date.

Learn more at https://www.frazier.group

Meet our partners

GoGlobal

GoGlobal is a people-first international HR and Employer of Record (EOR) service provider, with a globally distributed, naturally diverse remote workforce. GoGlobal’s technology enabled EOR solution allows companies of all sizes to hire people anywhere in the world without the need to set up a local entity, opening new doors to rapid expansion and growth. With a presence in over 100 countries on six continents and growing, GoGlobal helps clients recruit, hire, manage and pay exceptional talent – quickly, cost effectively and compliantly.

 

Learn more at https://goglobalgeo.com/

Gunderson Dettmer

Gunderson Dettmer is the preeminent international law firm with an exclusive focus on the innovation economy. We serve market-leading venture capital and growth equity investors and pioneering private companies through inception, growth and maturity, as well as the groundbreaking public companies that result from the global venture capital ecosystem.

With an exclusive focus on rapidly evolving industries, we attract talent that is hungry to be a part of the innovation economy. We have unmatched experience and technical acumen that allows us to predict, prioritize, and produce strategic solutions for our clients at every business phase. With scalable capabilities and high-touch service, and through trusted relationships and uniquely pragmatic advice, we propel our clients toward what’s next.

 

Learn more at www.gunder.com .

Cake Equity

We’re a healthy, positive and smart bunch of people (humble brag) focused on having a positive impact by being missionaries, not mercenaries.

We are a tight, diverse team located all over the world, with offices in Australia, Portugal, Philippines and the US.

Bringing decades of experience from startup, scale up, legal, entrepreneurship and fortune 500, we’re on a mission to empower founders and their teams, by making global equity simple and fast, so they can go build a better future for all of us.

 

Learn more at https://www.cakeequity.com/