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Successfully Fund & Launch your Startup
May 31, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Meet leading investors & learn about available funding for startups, early-stage & micro- businesses!
Early stage Startups face three main challenges, the know-hows, resources and money. Starting with launching and getting your product to the market, finding the right investor to fund your project and balancing the additional costs that may come about. However, we’ve decided to help you all get access to the highly sought out top investors and experts who can give you the vital advice you need to manage these and many other challenges.
This unique event will enable you to meet representatives of debt and equity bodies, learn how to get fast funding, and show you the ways to attract Business Angels, Crowdfunders and even VC’s.
Special Guest Speaker:
Since appearing in The Secret Millionaire in 2012, Mike Greene been involved in the growth and development of many businesses & entrepreneurs, providing investment as well as advice, mentoring and the development of clear strategic plans. Mike is now also CEO and Founder of his own company and Growth Accelerator, Mike Greene Investments. It aims to provide a platform to connect sophisticated investors with early stage or growing ventures.
Companies you’ll meet:
Megan Reynolds – Equity Fundraising Manager at Crowdcube
Crowdcube is a leading equity crowdfunding platform for entrepreneurs of start-ups and growing businesses to connect with potential investors. Dedicated to helping UK-based entrepreneurs raise finance to start or grow their business, Crowdcube gives investors real equity in the companies they fund. Crowdcube uses the web-based notion of ‘crowdfunding’ where a community of like minded people pool their money and knowledge together to back an idea, business or person.
Stephen Page – CEO & Founder at Startup Funding Club
Startup Funding Club provides capital to promising British startups, acting as a facilitator for young businesses to receive funding combining the company’s award-winning network of business angels and seed investment funds. SFC’s team of entrepreneurs and business angels work closely with startups to provide them with the financial, operational and strategic support required to bring their visionary technologies to the world. Since its inception, Startup Funding Club has supported over 100 companies including Emoov, Onfido, Shoreditch, Petalite, Arctic Power Berries, Pariti and Future Mobile Technology.
Alia Ali – Head of Commercial Law at A City Law Firm
A City Law Firm is a leading entrepreneur firm of regulated solicitors based in the heart of the City of London EC2A. They act for clients throughout London and the UK, as well as many overseas entities. Awarded Innovative Law Firm 2016 they pride themselves as those that think outside the box. ACLF acts for high-net worth individuals; entrepreneurs in sectors such as media, TV, technology , fashion and finance and start-up businesses that seek & secure investment. They offer an all encompassing legal and growth package that sees our clients staying with us for years.
Noor Choudhary – ICAEW
ICAEW is a world leading professional membership organisation that promotes, develops and supports more than 147,000 members worldwide. They provide the members with knowledge and guidance, and ensure ICAEW Chartered Accountants are meeting the highest ethical and technical standards. As financial experts they act in the public interest offering insights into business and the economy that help to shape government policy and regulation.
Is this event right for you?
Well… If you’re a business owner, director, startup founder, and looking to attract external funding – then Yes!
• 5.30-6.00 pm: Arrival & Registration
• 6.00-6.10 pm: Welcome from BFS
• 6.10-6.30 pm: Special Guest Mike Greene
• 6.30-7:45 pm: Presentations
• 7:45-8:00pm: Q & A Panel
• 8.00-9.00 pm: Networking with Drinks
Arina Osiannaya, The Business Funding Show (The only place where you can meet top-finance providers on a regular basis).
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