are institutional funds - such as pension funds, endowment funds, insurance
companies, etc - and high net-worth individuals that committed capital to that VC.
is the one who raises funds for the firm, decides when and which companies to invest
in, and chooses when to exit the investment.
Private Equity firm
will operate everything to select investing targets, protect and grow the investment
is the list of companies or start-ups that the fund is putting capital into.