Venture Capital

As a Venture Capitalist, you’re an expert in analyzing a wide range of risks in order to make calculated decisions. While you’re focusing on growing your investments, your financial firm should take the same multilateral approach to your tax and audit needs. While much focus is given to the companies being funded, we recognize that the interests of the VC must also be considered in order to have a smooth, focused and effective ecosystem in which to operate. Our role is to ensure that the tax and audit needs of your fund and its partners are not only satisfied, but done so in a timely and accurate manner.

Why Choose SSF?

Our Venture Capital practice serves more than 900 VC entities and performs over 250 audits per year. We have not only the experience, but a passion for the fast-paced environment and innovative culture that thrives in the VC industry. From beginning to end, we work to block and tackle your accounting and tax issues so that you can focus on growing the investments that fuel our economy.

Our Services


It’s important to have clear, accurate and trustworthy financial information. Our aim is to help you analyze and strengthen the quality of information you use to make critical decisions, evaluate risks and assess the financial performance of your fund and its partners. Find out more about our Audit and Assurance services here…


Staying ahead of tax compliance is time consuming — especially in a fast-paced industry. Our goal is to alleviate that burden so you can stay focused on the growth and prosperity of your funds. Read more about our Tax services here…

Venture Capital Practice Leadership

Bob Belshe
Bob BelsheAudit Partner
Email Bob
(408) 286-7780
Greg Brown
Greg BrownTax Partner
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(408) 286-7780
Jacqueline Fader
Jacqueline FaderAudit Partner
Email Jacqueline
(650) 358-9000
Masha Herzbrun
Masha Herzbrun Senior Tax Manager
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(408) 286-7780
Misha Kelly
Misha KellySenior Audit Manager
Email Misha
(650) 358-9000
Yuri Li
Yuri LiSenior Tax Manager
Email Yuri
(408) 286-7780
Stephanie Tsiagkas
Stephanie TsiagkasAudit Partner
Email Stephanie
(408) 286-7780
John Volk
John VolkTax Partner
Email John
(650) 358-9000
Fiona Wu
Fiona WuSenior Tax Manager
Email Fiona
(650) 358-9000
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