24th March

How to find investment for your startup

Date: 24th March 2018

Time: 6 - 8pm

Location:  Westminster Business School - 35 Marylebone Road. Marylebone, London , NW1 5LS

Are you looking for investment? Do you find fundraising challenging? Do you struggle with investment conditions and limitations? 

Main topics:

1. Business analysis

  • Do you really need investment? 
  • Reasons for needing investment.
  • Business development / expansion plan.
  • Ammount of investment needed.
  • Cost structure and break even point. 

2. Types of funding

  • Personal funding
  • Crowdfunding
  • Angel investors
  • Venture Capitalists
  • Grants 
  • Loans

3. Where to find funding

  • Self funding (employment or adjacent business) 
  • Friends / Family
  • Competitions
  • Business incubators 
  • Banks 

4. Investment terms and conditions

  • Equity structure
  • Meeting expectations
  • Active / Passive and Strategical investors
  • Ownership of rights / assets 
  • Exit strategy (Intelectual protection and smart way out)

5. The hidden side of investment 

  • Insights and facts from real entrepreneurial stories


Who is running the workshop?

Slava Baranovskiy

Slava Baranovskiy

Creative entrepreneur, tech startup founder, film director/producer and Entrepreneur in Residence of Westminster Business School with a strong business and tech background.

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Dennis G. Lucan

Dennis G. Lucan

Entrepreneur, business advisor with experience in marketing, growth, project management and corporate communications.

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What will the team be committed to? It starts here and now! 🙈