Bespoke coverages for tech investors.

Vouch can help protect your firm, your GPs, and your LPs from risks unique to VC through policies like Venture Capital Asset Protection.

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Dedicated support to assess your firm’s risk and get the right coverage at the right price.
Trusted by leading VC funds.
Competitive rates for both your firm and your portfolio companies.

WHY DO I NEED VCAP INSURANCE?

Protection against risks unique to Venture Capitalists.

LP risks

  • Misappropriation of funds
  • Cap table mismanagement
  • Misstatement of fund performance

Portfolio risks

  • Underinsured PortCos
  • Board member decisions
  • Missed diligence
  • Consultation outcome liabilities
  • IP infringement
  • PortCo bankruptcy

Cyber risks

  • Sensitive IP and PII
  • Phishing, social engineering, ransomware
  • Funds and transfer fraud

Employee risks

  • High and variable compensation
  • Limited HR Resources

WHAT COVERAGES DO I NEED?

Coverages for Venture Capital Firms

VCAP INSURANCE ESSENTIALS

Traditional coverages fail to address the unique structure of VC firms. VCAP is a holistic solution providing coverage for the firm, the funds and portfolio companies.
Directors & Officers

Protection for the firm and the personal assets of founders, executives, and board members.

Errors & Omissions

Protection for when a mistake in your service causes a financial loss to a portfolio company or limited partner.

Outside Directorship Liability

Protection for your GPs when they sit on the boards of portfolio companies.

ADDITIONAL RECOMMENDED COVERAGES

Vouch offers additional coverages engineered for the tech sector. Bundle and save when you place all of your firm’s insurance with Vouch.
General Liability

Foundational protection for the basic risks of running a VC firm.

Employment Practice Liability

Protection from actual and frivolous allegations of wrongdoing by and between managers and employees.

Cyber

Protection for the cost of data breaches caused by mistakes, hacking and social engineering.

Crime

Coverage for employee theft and issues with transfer of funds.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is a typical coverage amount?

The industry rule of thumb is $1,000,000 in coverage for every $100M in AUM. We recommend talking to our Insurance Advisors to discuss your firms specific exposure.

How is VCAP insurance priced?

It takes into consideration a mix of investment focus, LP base, AUM, and firm structure, among other factors.

How can I get a VCAP quote for my firm?

Connect with our team by submitting the questionnaire above, and one of our licensed Advisors will be in touch right away. We’ll work with you to get you the best coverage possible for your firm.

Can Vouch insure my portfolio companies too?

Yes, we offer proprietary coverages that are specially designed for startups. To learn more about how Vouch can help insure your portfolio companies, contact us at advisors@vouch.us.

MEET YOUR VENTURE INSURANCE TEAM

Matthew Wright

West Coast Venture Capital Partnerships

Matthew Wright (aka Matty) manages West Coast Venture Capital partnerships. He works with Vouch's Speciality team to help secure insurance coverages for new and emerging VC & PE partners. Matty's main role is to support the portfolio companies business insurance needs with education content and connecting them with relevant partners as they scale.

Ally Schneider

East Coast Venture Capital Partnerships

Ally manages East Coast Venture Capital partnerships. She works with Vouch's Speciality team to help secure insurance coverages for new and emerging VC & PE partners. Ally's main role is to support the portfolio companies business insurance needs with education content and connecting them with relevant partners as they scale.

Kevin Watt

Lead Broker, Vouch Specialty

Kevin is a Lead Broker at Vouch Specialty. He works with the Venture Capital Partnerships team, helping VC & PE firms secure insurance coverages to meet their unique needs and mitigate potential liability. Kevin’s responsibilities include evaluating VC & PE firms’ risks and negotiating with insurance carriers to ensure clients receive the best available terms & conditions and pricing. Kevin has 10 years of experience in the insurance industry with a heavy focus on placing management liability insurance.

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