A proven, fund-level software package, designed specifically to tackle the intricate complexity of Fair Value calculation for IPEV/ASC 820 compliance.


Streamlining private equity workflow, designed for the VC, CVC, RE and PE Financial Manager.

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VCM - Your IPEV/820 Partner

VCM Portfolio Fair Value is a proven, portfolio-level software package, designed specifically to enable VC fund managers to tackle the intricate complexities of the new Fair Value requirements.

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  • Keep up with industry standards and best practices for Fair Value 

  • Become IPEV/820 compliant

  • Follow Venture Capital Association Fair Value guidelines like BVCA, IVCA, and NVCA

  • Anticipate and prepare to easily meet your auditor’s demand for compliance with new regulations

  • Preempt LPs’ concerns as to whether you follow latest regulations 

  • Keep ahead of the industry as you adhere to new best practices and regulations 


  • Capturing deep granularity of all aspects of Cap Tables, Investments, Securities and Rights 

  • Calculating quarterly and annual Fair Values for entire portfolios 

  • Determining Fair Value through any or all of the recommended methodologies: PWERM, OPM and CVM 


  • Proven user-friendly platform

  • VCM's best-in-class, proprietary waterfall and OPM algorithms

  • Our experienced team - ready to serve as an expert resource for Fair Value compliance - helping with Cap Table upkeep, consulting and audit support

Guiding our clients through the maze of
 Fair Value compliance and LP fund management

VCM Investors: Streamline. Systematize. Automate.
Reach a whole new level of professional fund administration
The VCM Investors model is based on VCM’s over 20 years of experience working with dozens of VC firms. For the latest version (5), we’ve invested over two years completely rewriting VCM Investors from the ground up. In addition to incorporating new technology, we've improved and enhanced the workflows for elegant, efficient management of complex back-office tasks, for Commitments, Call Distributions, LP accounts, and our on-line LP data portal.

Why VCM? Our modules provide:

  • Adoption of best practices based on 20 years of experience

  • Single source for all data

  • Systemized work processes

  • Easy learning curve

  • Multiple users, through permissions, can use the system simultaneously

  • Automatic data backup

  • Data easily exported to MS Excel 

  • Data security/Privacy

  • Minimal IT requirements




Kevin Pearl, Founder and CEO
Kevin founded VCM in 1999, after writing an initial program to help his wife as the CFO of a $270m VC fund and then upgrading and selling that program to other VC and PE houses. Kevin has vast experience in VC/PE back-office workflow needs, as well an expertise in venture capital cap tables, waterfalls and fair value methodologies and calculations. Before VCM, from 1989 to 1999, Kevin was the founder and CEO of Pearl Anderson, a clothing manufacturer, producing women's and children's knits for the US retail market. Clients included Talbots, Macy's, GAP, Anne Klein, Liz Claiborne.

Tzvi Schmerhold, VP Technology
Tzvi has been at VCM since 2004. He has overall responsibility for the new VCM v5  for which he oversaw its designing, writing and implementation. Tzvi has over 20 years' experience in Business/Financial software development as well as a strong background in finance. Prior to VCM, he worked in several tech startups before which he was a CPA at Deloitte in New York.  He holds a Bachelor of Science in accounting from Brooklyn College and qualified as a CPA in the US in 1989.

Yoni Schwartz, VP Professional Services
Yoni joined VCM in 2019 following an extensive career spanning more than two decades in financial analysis for both private and publicly traded companies. He developed expertise in company valuation working as an analyst and portfolio manager on Wall Street and as a corporate consultant at PwC.  More recently he acted as the Senior Project Finance Modeler at Mada Energie and as Senior Business Manager at Persimio, a health-tech startup.  Yoni holds an MBA in Finance from NYU and a CFA charter.​



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