Clare Canale

Vice President, Investor Services

Clare is Vice President of Investor Services at Top Tier Capital Partners (Top Tier) and a member of the Corporate Development team. She is focused on oversight of fund formation and operations. Clare has over 20 years of experience working with venture capital funds and Limited Partners.

Clare Canale

Clare joined Top Tier’s predecessor firm Paul Capital in 2006.

Prior to joining Paul Capital, Clare spent 13 years at JP Morgan H&Q and the Charles Schwab Strategic Trading Group as a Venture Services and Marketing Specialist, where she worked with private equity funds and their investors.. In her past venture services role, Clare provided liquidity services to venture capital investors seeking to distribute or sell shares from portfolio companies that had gone public.. As a marketing specialist, she was responsible for the content and design of presentation materials, as well as the event production of worldwide private equity conferences.

Clare has a B.A. in politics and studio art from Fairfield University in Connecticut.

Clare’s hobbies include growing all sorts of fruits and vegetables in her garden, hiking, and cooking. She supports local charities in the North Bay including the Committee on the Shelterless (COTS) in Petaluma and the Redwood Empire Food Bank.