Venture capital is a source of financing for new businesses. This involves pooling investors’ cash and loaning it to start-up firms and small businesses with perceived, long-term growth potential. This is a very important source of funding for start-ups that do not have access to other capital.
On 25th June 2015, Entrepreneur Café Nairobi in conjunction with Nairobi Garage will be hosting #GetMeMoneyHoney, a global event across 80 cities in the whole world.
What you will learn:
-Presenting your unique sales proposition
-Choosing the right angel investor or venture capital firm
-Stages of Venture capital investing and alternative investment valuations
-What an investor looks for
Whom you will meet:
-Mary Mwangi is the Coordinator for the East Africa Regional Chapter of ANDE. The Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE) is a global membership network of organizations that propel entrepreneurship in emerging markets.
-Nonnie Wanjihia is the Executive Director of EAVCA. The East Africa Venture Capital Association (EAVCA) represents the private equity industry in East Africa and provides a voice for industry players to raise awareness and engage on regional policy matters.
-Zak Syengo is the Head of Marketing at Rafiki Microfinance Bank and an experienced microfinance expert. He has vast knowledge in credit, marketing and brand communication.
The event is free and our bar is always fully stocked in case you need to buy a drink.
To confirm your attendance, please RSVP here.