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Master of all trades and founder, TableCrowd, SilkFred, EIS-SEIS.com
Investor Readiness & Fundraising - 1 Day Workshop
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Our workshops are designed to give practical and hands-on advice. Attendees will leave with new skills and knowledge that can be used immediately in their business or plans.
This workshop is for founders/ management level in startups looking to raise investment.
What outcomes can you expect?
Navigating the UK investment scene can be challenging, especially if it’s your first time. You'll save weeks (or months!) of time and avoid costly mistakes by learning from people who’ve navigated the path before you. The workshop will be practical and will provide you with a wealth of new knowledge.
As well as meeting real investors, you’ll walk away from this workshop armed with the knowledge and documents you’ll need for your funding round.
What will the 1 day workshop cover?
Introduction and overview
~ Overview of the funding process.
~ Routes to funding – the UK ecosystem.
~ The pros and cons - angels, VCs, crowdfunding, accelerators.
~ The importance of resilience and why you’re going to need it!
Your pitch deck
~ Build a professional and compelling pitch deck.
~ Understand what investors want to see.
~ The key elements to include, slide by slide - walk away with the core structure of an excellent deck and/or ideas to refine and improve your existing deck.
The art of story telling & pitching
~ How to deliver your pitch with passion and impact.
~ Build on your presentation and public speaking skills.
~ A chance to practice and receive expert advice and feedback on your pitch.
Financial model & metrics
~ The basics of a strong financial model.
~ Deciding on your core metrics.
~ Tools to track and monitor.
~ Investor expectations.
SEIS & EIS
~ What it is and why it’s important.
~ Applying for an advance assurance from HMRC – everything you need to know to do it yourself.
~ What is your company worth?
~ Working out the valuation for your funding round.
~ Grounds to justify and explain your valuation.
~ Questions you can expect from investors.
~ The key documents you need to close your round
~ Order and process
~ Roles and responsibilities – director duties & reporting to shareholders
~ Investor panel – your chance to ask all those burning questions.
~ Get feedback on your business and plans.
~ Connect with investors.
What are the details?
It's a one day workshop, from 8.30am to 5.30pm. Lunch and refreshments are included.
Each session is hosted by an experienced founder or expert in that field. See "Speakers" below.
Location will be sent to attendees. Fleet Street.
The group size will be maximum 12 attendees.
For an invite, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Who's hosting the sessions?
Each session is hosted by an experienced founder or expert in that field.
~Eamon Tuhami (Angel Investor, Founder of Motivii and x8iq)
~Emma Zangs (Choreographer, Pitch and Movement Coach)
~Susan Kabani (Ugenie)
~David Houghton (Seedrs)
~Kate Jackson (Founder of TableCrowd, SilkFred and owner of EIS-SEIS.com)
~Karim Ali (Angel Investor)
~Nimisha Brahmbhatt (Angel Investor & Founder of the Legacy Investors Club)
~Pratik Sampat (ihorizon)
~Richard Blakesley (Capital Pilot)