Go Beyond Network

Manage investments and follow-on rounds

ESIL - Early Stage Investing Launchpad
https://www.europeanesil.eu/
24 October
Time
Wednesday 24th of October From 17:00 to 18:30 CEST
Location:
This is a virtual event
Group
External
Price
Free event
Event closed

 

Why should you join this webinar?

Business Angels can take an important role to help the companies they invest in; learn why this is important and some examples. During the investment cycle entrepreneurs will face different challenges and investors can provide some support. Understand what Follow-on rounds are, when you can expect them to happen and the different types.Why do entrepreneurs and investors need these documents? Understand the differences and similaries among Term Sheet, Shareholder Agreement and Statutes. Learn the key components these documents should cover, main clauses and how to create and negotiate them.

By proceeding to register to this event I agree and acknowledge that:

  • The personal data that I provide in the registration form will be shared with the partners involved in the ESIL project: META Group, Business Angels Europe (the European association of Business Angels), EBN - The European Network of Business Innovation Centres, the European Crowdfunding network, Go Beyond Investing, LINC Scotland and Bpifrance;
  • I would like to receive communication related to the ESIL project from Go Beyond Investing or any of the ESIL partners (this includes but is not limited to information about next webinars, physical events organised by ESIL, new free content available on the ESIL platform).

What will be covered?

  • How and Why do Angels contribute know-how/support in addition to financing?
  • What are common challenges entrepreneurs face that angels should recognise?
  • When do follow-on rounds usually occur and how do they work?

Target audience

  • Individuals who have the potential of being an angel 
  • Individuals who want to become an angel
  • Nascent, actual and experienced angels

About the trainer: Brigitte Baumann

Go Beyond Founder and European Angel Investor of the Year
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Brigitte Baumann has 20+ years of experience in bringing new technologies to market in the US and Europe. She was the CEO and Director of iWORLD Group, a VC backed, global developer of mobile content. She was Senior Vice President and General Manager Internet at American Express (Amex) Corporate Services. There she launched a variety of internet businesses including online travel (strategic partner of Expedia.com and subject of HBS case study) and e-Procurement.

Prior to that, Brigitte spent three years as President for US and Canada of Gemalto, the world’s leader in smart card technology and applications to introduce smart cards in the North America. Before, she spent six years in different Vice-Presidential/General Manager positions in the UK, France and Switzerland at Amex.  She also spent five years with McKinsey & Company Inc. as Senior Engagement Manager,  in New York, Paris and Tokyo.  She began her career in manufacturing and sales with Rohm & Haas, a leading specialty chemicals company.

Brigitte holds a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from Tufts University, Boston and an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Born and raised in France, Brigitte and her family now live in Zurich.