Kemper Ahl

Principal, Head of Business Development

Key Facts

  • BA, Davidson College
  • Cooking, Skiing, and Drone Enthusiast
  • Artist Capital
  • Merrill Lynch


Kemper leads the firm’s Business Development team and focuses on deal origination across our Early Stage, Secondary, and Tech Buyout strategies.

Prior to Industry Ventures, Kemper worked as an Associate with Artist Capital, a New York-based merchant bank that invests in and provides advisory services to emerging fund managers and private businesses. His responsibilities spanned all facets of the firm’s business activities, including due diligence, structuring, investor relations and business development.

Kemper received his BA in Political Science from Davidson College.