Marina Temkin is a venture capital reporter for VCJ, where she writes about deals and fundraising. Previously she was an investment writer for Franklin Templeton, covering fixed income portfolios and a reporter with Mergermarket, focusing on tech M&A, IPO, PE and VC financing deals. Prior to becoming a journalist, Marina was a financial analyst with Duff and Phelps and Reuters. She started her career as a technology investment banker for JP Morgan. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst.