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We haven’t chatted with Point Nine Capital, so we decided to catch up with Mathias Ockenfels.
Mathias joined Point Nine as an Investment Associate in the summer of 2013 and is currenty a principal at the firm. He comes from Naspers, where he worked as an M&A Manager for the ricardo Group in Zurich. Previously Mathias was an Investment […]
Recently, we had the chance to talk term sheets and early stage investing with Dr Schneider.
Term Sheet Basics
What do Founders care about when it comes to term sheets?
Sometimes it is only the valuation – that is sad as all the other clauses are important as well. But this gives an angel a good opportunity to […]
I had the pleasure of meeting Maria Dramalioti-Taylor, Managing Partner AngelLab, the last time Angelsbootcamp was in London. We recently sat down and discuss parenthood, female angels and investment philosophies.
Investing with AngelLab
You’ve worked for Andersen and Ernst & Young, been a CEO of a startup, launched Incite Ventures, a syndicate for women tech entrepreneurs, been a partner at x.Million Capital […]
In our continuing Women in Business series, we chatted with Susanne Chishti CEO & Founder of FINTECH Circle.
Fintech is HOT!
Women in Fintech with Susanne Chishti
Susanne is a Senior Capital Markets Manager, Entrepreneur and Investor with strong financial services expertise aware of new trends across the Financial Services Technology (FinTech) sector, B2C and B2B growth opportunities and […]
A few years ago, I joined Toastmasters. I joined because I honestly believe that 1) Public Speaking is one of the most compelling marketing tools in a entrepreneur’s bag of tricks and 2) Almost all of our public speaking could use a little work and outside guidance. Don’t believe me? Set up you cam to […]
Angels have to wear many hats – from originating deal flow to due diligence to portfolio management. Traditional investment firms have teams to do the work, but the business angel has to find ways to leverage resources to make informed investment choices.
Best practices suggest the angel investors should conduct a minimum of 20 hours of […]
I met Jonathan Bixby (Serial Entrepreneur, Angel Investor and Venture Capitalist) at the 2014 How to Web conference in Bucharest. I was the moderator of the Angel Investing Track Powered by Angelsbootcamp..
Several months later, I walked into a bar in Varna, Bulgaria. I can honestly say I had no expectations of running into anyone I knew, […]
With some high-profile activity in Berlin – Delivery Hero’s unicorn status with $600 million of funding in 2015 alone and others – what does that mean for the European startup landscape?
Atomico (Niklas Zennström’s fund) recently published an analysis of unicorns created between 2003 and 2013. There were over 150 unicorns but ‘only’ 50 or […]
Recently, we had the chance to catch up with a dear friend, Connie Capone. Connie is the president of GreenOhm (GVW Group) – the leading SaaS and data provider of local rebates, incentives, on-going savings and lead generation to the retail, manufacturer, distributor and dealer channels for energy efficient products and measures, such as appliances, insulation, HVAC, […]
EBAN Congress 2015 – Baybars Altuntas of Turkey has been awarded second time as Europe’s best individual in globally engaging the early stage investment market within the entrepreneurial ecosystem at a gathering of more than 200 high net worth individuals from across Europe and the US in Eindhoven this week.
Baybars Altuntas was one of the […]