Senior VP of Industry Advancement, NVCA
Maryam Haque, Senior Vice President of Industry Advancement at the National Venture Capital Association
Maryam focuses primarily on NVCA’s initiatives related to VC research and data; industry education; and diversity and inclusion. She produces the annual NVCA Yearbook, creates data-driven content to highlight VC trends and impact, and leads the production of the quarterly PitchBook-NVCA Venture Monitor. Maryam also leads NVCA’s educational programs including the Seed Manager Workshop series, the Stanford/NVCA Venture Capital Symposium, and LP Office Hours; and VentureForward, the NVCA initiative to expand opportunities for people of all backgrounds to thrive in the venture ecosystem and to ensure that those working in this ecosystem have a welcoming professional culture and safe work environment.
Prior to joining NVCA, Maryam was the Senior Director of Research for EMPEA, the global industry association for private capital in emerging markets. In this role, she oversaw and managed the organization’s full suite of research and data products and services. While at EMPEA, she founded the DC Women in Private Equity and Venture Capital Group, which serves as a professional networking group of 70+ women from the DC area that are active in the private equity and venture capital industries.
Maryam started her career in the Private Equity and Venture Capital division of Dow Jones & Company, where she supported its flagship product VentureSource in various research and analysis capacities.
Maryam graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a Bachelor of Science in Policy and Management.