Zach
Schmid
Analyst
Stage: Growth Equity
Location: Palo Alto

As a part of the growth equity team at Norwest, Zach focuses on investments across a wide range of sectors.

Before joining Norwest, Zach was a summer analyst with the Investment Banking practice at Stifel in San Francisco. In this role he supported the tech, consumer, and financial services (Keefe Bruyette & Woods) groups as well as the Equity Capital Markets desk. Zach previously spent time at Correlation Ventures, where he provided support to the investment and predictive analytics teams.

Zach earned a bachelor of arts degree in economics from Harvard University where he was a four-year letterman on the varsity football team.

Get to know Zach
  • 01
    What are your interests outside of work?
    I am an avid college football and European soccer fan and also enjoy hiking, video games, and exploring new areas and restaurants in the Bay Area.
  • 02
    Do you have a favorite quote?
    “It matters not how strait the gate, How charged with punishments the scroll, I am the master of my fate, I am the captain of my soul.” –Invictus by William Ernest Henley