Tag: 1-on-1 Private Sessions

Investor Coffee Morning with Beringea

THIS EVENT IS FOR TECHHUB MEMBERS ONLY

Join us for an informal chat over coffee and cake where we will be welcoming Karen, Chief Investment Officer at Beringea

Beringea is an early stage growth cap investor with 30 year history, $675m under management, and offices in the US and UK (London). They currently have 60 portfolio companies, and they sign equity cheques of £1m-£5m or up to $15m if co-invested with our US funds.

The businesses in their portfolio range in size from £1m-£200m in revenue, and their industry leading investment saw 5 exits generating blended 38% IRR in 2017.

Beringea’s current portfolio includes Watchfinder, Blis, Chargemaster, Network Locum, Poq, Thread, Deepcrawl, and previous investments include Mergermarket (sold to FT), Fjord (sold to Accenture) and Steak Media (sold to Dentsu)

Karen is Chief Investment Officer at Beringea. She is responsible for setting overall investment strategy, as well as making new investments and working with portfolio companies through to exit. Her investments include Watchfinder, Thread, Blis, Monica Vinader and MatsSoft amongst others. Karen has direct start-up and line management experience, and she joined Beringea in 2007 from the Boston Consulting Group.

This will run as 20 minute, back to back 1:1 sessions. For the access code please email perdie@techhub.com

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Office Hours with K&L Gates

THIS EVENT IS FOR TECHHUB MEMBERS ONLY

Our Office Hours are a great way to get very specific advice on business challenges you face on a daily basis. Covering a variety of specialised areas, the session will consist of half an hour 1 on 1 with a domain expert. Book a slot below.

This time around we’ll be welcoming Caroline Urban from K&L Gates.

K&L Gates is a fully integrated global law firm with lawyers located across five continents. Their broad global platform allows them to guide clients through the legal challenges inherent in the ever-changing international landscape. The deep latticework of relationships across our offices and practices enables our clients to respond to diverse legal issues and risks through the services of one law firm with a single communication.

K&L Gates represents leading global corporations in every major industry, capital markets participants and ambitious middle-market and emerging growth companies. Their lawyers also serve public sector entities, educational institutions, philanthropic organisations and individuals. They are leaders in legal issues related to industries critical to the economies of both the developed and developing worlds – technology, manufacturing, financial services, health care and energy, among many others.

The Emerging Growth and Venture Capital practice at K&L Gates represents venture funds, corporate investors and individuals in connection with their investments in start-up and early stage, emerging growth companies. These engagements have involved venture capital financing, acquisitions and disposals of portfolio companies, recapitalisations, restructurings, and liquidity and realisation events, including IPOs. We also represent many start-up and early stage, emerging growth companies across diverse industries, and work with these companies from formation, through the various stages of their financing activities, and in their strategic joint venturing, acquisitions and disposals and liquidity transactions. Some of the world’s leading businesses have turned to K&L Gates for assistance and guidance with their most important opportunities and challenges as young companies.

Caroline Urban is a senior associate in the firm’s London office where she is a member of the Corporate/M&A practice group. She has extensive experience of a full range of corporate matters, including acquisitions and disposals, as well as debt and equity financings in both public and private markets. Caroline also works with a number of SME technology companies in both the UK and Germany, recently advising a number of fintech clients on their compliance within the regulatory framework. She is a native speaker of German.

This will run as a 30 minute, free consultation with Caroline on a range of matters, including corporate structuring, intellectual property, fundraising (debt and equity), employment, insurance, tax or even litigation.

Book your 1-2-1 slot. For the access code you can email perdie.alder@techhub.com

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1-on-1 Private Sessions with Orange Fab

Orange Fab Romania is continuously looking for innovative startups to join the corporate accelerator. Learn more about the program and find out if your company is a good fit on Thursday, April 12th, at Orange Fab Open Hours.

Apply now for a 1-on-1 session with Vlad Sorici, Orange Fab Program Manager and Cristi Patachia, Development & Innovation Manager, Orange Romania

 

About Orange Fab

Orange Fab is an equity-free corporate accelerator organised by Orange Romania, with the support of How to Web. The program aims to facilitate the creation of commercial partnerships between innovative startups and Orange.

The selected companies will implement a pilot commercial partnership with Orange Romania, with full support from inside and outside Orange. After the successful implementation of the pilot project, Orange will take into consideration extending the partnership at an international scale. Accelerated startups may also be further recommended to Orange Digital Ventures, Orange’s investment arm.

 

The Schedule

Our guest will be around on Thursday, April 12th, between 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM. There are 6 slots available (20 minutes each) that you can book online here. After the registration, a selection will be made based on best compatibility with the accelerator and you will receive a final confirmation of your reservation.

 

To make sure you get the most out of this meeting, we recommend you:

  • Check out all the details about the Orange Fab program
  • Have your elevator pitch ready so you can tell your company’s story in the shortest possible time frame
  • Come up with a few scenarios of how you might partner with Orange to further develop your product
  • Write down a list of questions you’d like to get answered

 

Apply now by filling out the form available here for your meeting with Vlad Sorici, Orange Fab Program Manager!

 

1-on-1 Private Sessions, Bucharest, community, networking, Open Hours, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest

Office Hours: Moving your business in the USA

THIS EVENT IS FOR TECHHUB MEMBERS ONLY

Our Office Hours are a great way to get very specific advice on business challenges you face on a daily basis. Covering a variety of specialised areas, the session will consist of half an hour 1 on 1 with a domain expert. This time around we’ll be welcoming David Costello from Tanager Wealth Management.

Tanager Wealth Management is a UK-based wealth management firm which is authorised and regulated in both the UK and the USA. They specialise in providing financial planning and investment advice to Anglo-American households in the UK and the USA. Tanager Wealth Management’s financial advisors are American citizens living in the UK, and so inherently understand what it means to live a trans-Atlantic life. They can advise on financial planning, investment, birds eye view and philanthropic advice.

Tanager can also advise on issues wit personal finance, visas and taxes, currency, pension planning and general financial planning for British nationals who settle in the USA, marries and has children who will be US citizens.

David arrived in the UK on New Years day 2014 and brought with him fifteen years experience advising private clients and business owners. He attained the U.S. Certified Financial Planner designation in 2007. David specialises in building financial plans for UK-based households that include US taxpayers and is tirelessly committed to helping Tanager clients maximise their wealth and achieve their stated goals and objectives all the while navigating the US / UK tax and investment landscape. David began his career in financial services in 2000. In the last 14 years he has specialised in helping affluent families and business owners make great financial decisions through a comprehensive planning process. Most recently, Dave led a team of financial planners with Commonwealth Financial Group located in Boston.

Book your 1-2-1 slot below. For the access code you can email perdie.alder@techhub.com

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1-on-1 Private Sessions with Orange Fab

Orange Fab Romania is continuously looking for innovative startups to join the corporate accelerator. Learn more about the program and find out if your company is a good fit on Wednesday, March 14th, at Orange Fab Open Hours.

Apply now for a 1-on-1 session with Vlad Sorici, Orange Fab Program Manager and Cristi Patachia, Development & Innovation Manager, Orange Romania.

 

About Orange Fab

Orange Fab is an equity-free corporate accelerator organised by Orange Romania, with the support of How to Web. The program aims to facilitate the creation of commercial partnerships between innovative startups and Orange.

The selected companies will implement a pilot commercial partnership with Orange Romania, with full support from inside and outside Orange. After the successful implementation of the pilot project, Orange will take into consideration extending the partnership at an international scale. Accelerated startups may also be further recommended to Orange Digital Ventures, Orange’s investment arm.

 

The Schedule

Our guest will be around on Wednesday, March 14th, between 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM. There are 6 slots available (20 minutes each) that you can book online here. After the registration, a selection will be made based on best compatibility with the accelerator and you will receive a final confirmation of your reservation.

 

To make sure you get the most out of this meeting, we recommend you:

  • Check out all the details about the Orange Fab program
  • Have your elevator pitch ready so you can tell your company’s story in the shortest possible time frame
  • Come up with a few scenarios of how you might partner with Orange to further develop your product
  • Write down a list of questions you’d like to get answered

 

Apply now by filling out the form available here for your meeting with Vlad Sorici, Orange Fab Program Manager!

 

1-on-1 Private Sessions, Bucharest, community, networking, Open Hours, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest

Investor Coffee Morning with Hummingbird Ventures

THIS EVENT IS FOR TECHHUB MEMBERS ONLY

Join us for an informal chat over coffee and cake where we will be welcoming Lola Wajskop from Hummingbird Ventures.

Hummingbird Ventures is a venture capital partner for extraordinary entrepreneurs building fast-growth technology companies. They’ve teamed up with transformative companies, including Deliveroo, Showpad, Kraken and Peak Games. With a presence in London, Belgium and the Netherlands, Hummingbird provides swift access to the operational resources and advice needed to build the tech companies of tomorrow. They invest in everything tech and everywhere in the world, typically at the late seed/series A stage. You can find out more here.

Lola is a senior analyst at Hummingbird Ventures. Originally from Belgium, she spent five years studying engineering there (specialising in telecommunications during her MSc. Electronics and IT Engineering) and one year studying at London Business School.

Connect with Lola on Twitter and LinkedIn.

This session will run as a 1:1s. Feel free to reach out to our Programme Manager at perdie.alder@techhub.com for the access code.

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Investor Coffee Morning with C4V

THIS EVENT IS FOR TECHHUB MEMBERS ONLY

Join us for an informal chat over coffee and cake where we will be welcoming Inès Cheaib from C4 Ventures.

C4 Ventures is a leading European venture fund founded by Pascal Cagni (VP & GM Apple EMEIA 2000-2012).

Based in London and Paris, they typically invest €1-2m in early 1-2 stage (Series A) startups based in Europe and later stage startups seeking to expand into European markets.

Their goal is to create a different kind of venture firm, one that focuses on partnering with entrepreneurs to navigate the complex European landscape.

C4V are passionate and knowledgeable about three themes:

• Smart Hardware

• Future of Commerce

• Digital Media

Both people and products drive their investments. They look for founding teams who are not afraid of challenging the status quo and want to revolutionise industries and practices — hence their explosive name.

The C4V team have strong experience in product development, omni-channel/go-to-market strategy and scaling up businesses in Europe and globally.

This session will run as a 1:1s. Feel free to reach out to our Programme Manager at perdie.alder@techhub.com for the access code.

1-on-1 Private Sessions, Founders Only, VC Coffee Morning

1-on-1 Private Sessions with Orange Fab

Orange Fab Romania is continuously looking for innovative startups to join the corporate accelerator. Learn more about the program and find out if your company is a good fit on Thursday, February 15th, at Orange Fab Open Hours.

Apply now for a 1-on-1 session with Vlad Sorici, Orange Fab Program Manager.

 

About Orange Fab

Orange Fab is an equity-free corporate accelerator organised by Orange Romania, with the support of How to Web. The program aims to facilitate the creation of commercial partnerships between innovative startups and Orange.

The selected companies will implement a pilot commercial partnership with Orange Romania, with full support from inside and outside Orange. After the successful implementation of the pilot project, Orange will take into consideration extending the partnership at an international scale. Accelerated startups may also be further recommended to Orange Digital Ventures, Orange’s investment arm.

 

The Schedule

Our guest will be around on Thursday, February 15th, between 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM. There are 6 slots available (20 minutes each) that you can book online here. After the registration, a selection will be made based on best compatibility with the accelerator and you will receive a final confirmation of your reservation.

 

To make sure you get the most out of this meeting, we recommend you:

  • Check out all the details about the Orange Fab program
  • Have your elevator pitch ready so you can tell your company’s story in the shortest possible time frame
  • Come up with a few scenarios of how you might partner with Orange to further develop your product
  • Write down a list of questions you’d like to get answered

 

Apply now by filling out the form available here for your meeting with Vlad Sorici, Orange Fab Program Manager!

 

1-on-1 Private Sessions, Bucharest, community, networking, Open Hours, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest

Office Hours: Making Your Business Internationally Ready

THIS EVENT IS FOR TECHHUB MEMBERS ONLY

Our Office Hours are a great way to get very specific advice on business challenges you face on a daily basis. Covering a variety of specialised areas, the session will consist of half an hour 1 on 1 with a domain expert. This time around we’ll be welcoming Grant Twine and Alex Beetham from Sovereign.

Sovereign is a Corporate Service Provider with 450 staff operating in 26 offices over 22 countries. It is one of the few truly independently owned corporate service providers and has a wealth of experience assisting individuals and corporates from start-ups to overseas expansion. We incorporate companies, obtain licencing, visas and any other local requirements and a host of support services from accounting to payroll to specialist insurance, pension services and asset management.

Join the session to find out,

  • UK Companies
    • UK Company Incorporation; Why set up a Company and what is required.
    • Shareholder Agreements and issuing shares to investors
    • Pension Requirements
    • Payroll
    • Bookkeeping and Accountancy
    • VAT Requirements
    • Trademark and IP Registration
    • Indemnity and corporate insurance

    International Expansion

    • Foreign Incorporations
    • Licensing
    • Banking
    • Employment visa’s
    • Local government bodies
    • Virtual, serviced, rented or owned office space

Grant Twine has 19 years’ experience in the industry having trained and qualified as a chartered secretary. He has worked in Jersey, Geneva and London on trust, private, corporate and e-commerce businesses.

Alex Beetham has 12 years’ experience in the industry administering a large number of companies in both the Isle of Man, Malta and the UK. Alex was seconded to Malta by his previous employer to establish a new branch for their licensed business. He specialises in Marine, Aviation and Technology businesses.

Book your 1-2-1 slot below. For the access code you can email perdie.alder@techhub.com

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Investor Coffee Morning with Force Over Mass

THIS EVENT IS FOR TECHHUB MEMBERS ONLY

Join us for an informal chat over coffee and cake where we will be welcoming George Askew, Investment Manager at Force Over Mass.

Force Over Mass is one of London’s most active Tech VCs investing in a minimum of 30 early-stage companies each year. With a portfolio management approach to venture capital, they create diversified funds and invest in a wide range of industries that are being disrupted by technology.

Prior to joining the world of Venture Capital, George has 11 years of experience building and running early stage businesses. Technology led, he operated in the Travel, Media and E-commerce sectors successfully raising capital from a variety of investors as well as growing organically. His experience is fundamentally sales driven with a wide network having personally been mentored by the COO of SAP and former Global Head at Microsoft. Currently George is an Investment Manager at FOMCAP where he manages client portfolios whilst also managing the deal-flow, from initial meetings through to execution. George is married and despite being cash flow negative, he considers his wife to be his best investment.

Feel free to reach out to our Programme Manager at perdie.alder@techhub.com for the access code.

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