Timothy J. Keating is the Chief Executive Officer of BDCA Venture, Inc. (Nasdaq: BDCV), a closed-end fund regulated as a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended (the "1940 Act"). BDCA Venture’s investment objective is to maximize total return by generating current income from debt investments and, to a lesser extent, capital appreciation from equity and equity-related investments. BDCA Venture’s shares are listed on Nasdaq under the ticker symbol BDCV. BDCA Venture is managed by BDCA Venture Adviser, LLC. Previously, he held senior management positions in the Equity and Equity Derivatives departments of Bear Stearns, Nomura and Kidder, Peabody in both London and New York. He is a 1985 cum laude graduate of Harvard College with an A.B. in economics. Tim has been widely quoted in the national media, including publications such as the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Barron’s, Investor’s Business Daily, USA Today, The New York Times, SmartMoney and the Venture Capital Journal. He has been featured on Fox Business’ “After the Closing Bell,” Bloomberg TV’s “Bloomberg West,” CNBC’s “Street Signs,” TheStreet.com and Bloomberg Radio’s “Taking Stock” and “The Hays Advantage.” Tim has also been a guest contributor to Forbes.com, InvestmentNews and Pensions & Investments.