Shayne Veramallay is the Director of Startup & Investor Services for the firm’s Emerging Companies & Venture Capital practice. Shayne works with clients and investors to leverage his extensive network on identifying new business opportunities, sources of funding, strategic partnerships, human capital, impact strategies and various growth initiatives.
Shayne has been in the emerging growth sector since the very beginning of his career starting at Salomon Smith Barney (Citigroup Investment Bank) as part of the Private Placements team. From there, he went to NJTC Venture Fund as a principal of $100MM fund focusing on technology, cleantech and life sciences, where he invested 60% of the portfolio. Following that tenure, Shayne was an operator of several startups, including Hycrete and iLevel Solutions, which was a spinout of The Blackstone Group. He has also done a significant amount of Fintech integration as part of J.P. Morgan’s Private Equity and Hedge Funds solutions team.
Prior to joining Perkins Coie, Shayne was a senior executive of Venture Pipeline at DLA Piper and is a co-founder and managing partner of CAЯBON, a social impact investment group.