Julia Feldman is a Managing Partner at SVB Capital. She joined in October 2020 to lead the fund of funds business and expand the access to innovation through funds, secondaries, and separately managed accounts. Julia brings nearly 20 years of private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) investment experience and leadership within the asset class. Julia spearheads SVB’s identification, development, and commitment to the future leaders of the innovation economy.
Before joining SVB Capital, Julia was most recently a Managing Director in the Goldman Sachs’ Alternative Investments & Manager Selection (AIMS) Group, serving as global head of the AIMS Private Equity Primaries Team. She was responsible for overseeing the investment, portfolio construction, and management of more than $28 billion of client capital, including comingled and custom accounts. She served as the co-chair of the Private Equity Primaries Investment Committee and as a member of the Private Equity Co-Investment Committee and was also the lead investor for Launch with GS, Goldman Sachs’ initiative to invest $500 million into funds and companies with diverse leadership.
Previously, Julia worked in their Investment Banking Division. Prior to rejoining Goldman Sachs in 2006, Julia worked as a product marketing manager at Yahoo!. Julia earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from the Harvard Business School. She is on the Executive Advisory Board and Finance Committee of Bright Pink, a national nonprofit focused on providing education and resources for breast and ovarian health. Julia lives in the Bay Area with her husband, two children, and golden lab.