Raising Pre-Seed Funding - Panel Discussion and Entrepreneur Networking

Raising Pre-Seed Funding - Panel Discussion and Entrepreneur Networking

Event Time Sat 20th Jul at 5:00pm-Sat 20th Jul at 9:00pm
Event Location St. James’s Park Station, London
Event Price £20 - £25 + fees
Age Restrictions
Age restrictions: 20-35 years old


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Tameem Shahzad, Entrepreneur
Lee Kupferman, Co-Founder
Arya Tandon, Co-Founder
More information on panellists in the description below!

Raising Pre-Seed Funding - Panel Discussion and Entrepreneur Networking

Panel Discussion: Raise Pre-Seed Investment for Your Early Stage Startup

  • Learn which key factors and traits venture capitalists prioritise in early-stage startups.
  • Gain insights into the key metrics and evaluation methods VCs use during due diligence.
  • Discover effective strategies to identify and connect with potential pre-seed investors.
  • Elevate your pitch by understanding what makes a compelling business case to attract funding.

Tickets are limited to just 40 attendees total to ensure an intimate and quality experience. Secure your spot ASAP to ensure your place!

Panel Speakers:

  • Lee Kupferman - the co-founder of Phare Health - an early stage health tech company focussed on driving better financial health for hospitals and healthcare providers across the US and the UK. Prior to Phare Health, Lee has 10+ years of senior operations leadership in consulting, Fin and HealthTech and was previously Head of Deployment (EMEA) at Google Health & DeepMind Health. Recently, his team has raised over £2 million in pre-seed funding.
  • Tameem Shahzad - a dynamic entrepreneur with over a decade of experience in business development, partnerships, and fundraising. He has founded successful ventures in real estate, retail, and technology across the UK and UAE, collaborating with top brands like DAMAC and Emaar. Passionate about supporting founders and scale-ups, Tameem offers mentorship and strategic guidance. A networking enthusiast, he excels in building strong relationships with investors and industry leaders.
  • Arya Tandon, Co-Founder - Arya Tandon is co-founder of Embarc, a VC-backed community for future founders with 1k+ members. He spent the last 2 years working in VC, running Notion Capital's pre-seed & seed investment strategy, Pioneers. While there, he designed their high-velocity investment process, with an average of 1 investment per week. He has just left VC to explore founding in SaaS.

Attendee Description:

  • 20-35 years old.
  • Mostly within the first 5 years of starting up.
  • Founders, investors, and freelance professionals.
  • Diverse industries, including but not limited to tech, marketing, fintech, AI, supply chain, food and beverage, and more.

Why You Can't Miss This Event:

  • Exclusive Panel Discussion: Learn from experienced entrepreneurs and investors on raising pre-seed funding.
  • Prestigious Central London Location: Enjoy an exclusive view with a relaxed vibe and friendly atmosphere!
  • Personalised Networking: Get introduced to everyone by our attending team!
  • Diverse Network: Meet fellow founders, entrepreneurs, investors, and professionals from a variety of industries and walks of life.
  • Complimentary welcome drinks: Start the evening right!

Join us for an insightful evening with industry experts who will share their experiences and strategies for successfully securing pre-seed funding. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain actionable insights, network with fellow entrepreneurs, and ask for input on challenges you are facing.

We make networking easy by giving you a natural introduction to all the attendees at the event. This will be your chance to become a part of an entrepreneurial community by meeting fellow entrepreneurs and investors, exchanging ideas, and forge valuable connections. Whether you're a seasoned business owner or just starting out, this event offers a unique opportunity to learn from others and grow within the vibrant London entrepreneurial scene.

Register now to secure your place!

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St. James’s Park Station
Broadway, London SW1H 0DB, UK