Paula Parnes

Investor Relations Associate New York

Paula is responsible for Investor Relations and Business Development at Valor Capital Group, based in NYC. She is focused on global fundraising, maintaining relationships with existing LPs, supporting Valor’s new institutional endeavors, and keeping Valor as an active player in the venture ecosystem. Prior to Valor, she was a Strategy Specialist at Arezzo&Co., having built and managed their Corporate Venture Capital unit, as well as having worked at Fundação Estudar, responsible for Fundraising and Sponsor Relations.

Paula has a Master’s degree in Management from Yale SOM, a Master’s degree in International Management from FGV, and a Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration and International Relations from FGV.

She was approved to Yale with Merit Scholarship and selected as a top applicant. During her time there, she specialized in Advanced Negotiations.

In her free time, Paula enjoys learning about creativity, painting, writing, and spending time outdoors.