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How to raise your first round of funding

January 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This is an event hosted and organised by Hiroes, a marketplace that streamlines the event-planning experience.

For this event, we plan on giving you a thorough overview of how to raise your first round of funding.

Whether you’re a student passionate about entrepreneurship, a start-up founder that will soon need to raise funds for whatever reason, or simply just interested by venture capital and fundraising, then this event is for you.

You will have the chance to meet unbelievable entrepreneurs, great founders and people that inspire all of us.

Find out more and sign up here.

Speakers Info

-> Wil Benton

Co-founder & CEO of Chew.tv

Chew is the DJ’s live streaming community. The website connects the world’s best amateur, up-and-coming and professional DJs, producers and music personalities with an engaged, global audience.

Chew been through Europe’s angel-led accelerator programme, http://Ignite.io, and raised two rounds of investment from some of Europe’s leading angel investors and our European users via crowdfunding platform Seedrs. Total Raised of £320,000


-> Mike Royston

Senior Equity of Crowdcube, the world’s first equity crowdfunding platform.

Michael is an avid supporter of crowdfunding and has been following its impact on the start-up scene globally. He helps SME’s and entrepreneurs in the UK raise capital and grow. His particular areas of interest lie in social enterprise and all forms of ‘collaborative consumption’; open innovation, crowd sourcing, sharing economies etc.


-> Younes Rharbaoui

Deal-Flow Manager at The Family

The Family is a Start-up Accelerator in France and UK. Success Stories include search technology Algolia (raised $22 million in 3 rounds), full stack phone repairing service Save (raised €15 million in 1 round), killer train ticket reservation service Captain Train (acquired by The Trainline for $189 million in March 16)

TheFamily Grabs $6.6 Million To Become A Key Startup Accelerator All Over Europe, Techcrunch – Feb ’16

More speakers to come!

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