Join Enterprise Europe Network and Flavia Richardson, VP in the Early Stage Practice at Silicon Valley Bank, for a virtual workshop on funding pathways for early and growth-stage companies.
Raising Capital for Early and Growth Stage Companies - an EEN event
Bringing a mix of experience in Venture Capital investing and banking for technology companies, Flavia will provide an overview of the UK Venture Capital market trends, delve into the equity fundraising process and provide a platform to understand when venture debt should be considered.
Key takeaways from the event include:
- Understanding the funding ecosystems for technology companies
- An overview of funding options at different life stages
- Understanding the investment process VCs adopt and how best to prepare
- An overview of Venture Debt
About Flavia Popescu-Richardson
Flavia is Vice-President of Early Stage Practice for Silicon Valley Bank, and manages a portfolio of early-stage and growth technology companies. She has over eight years’ experience of successfully investing, with a track record in portfolio management and end-to-end transaction management, including due diligence, valuation and structuring of deals.
The Enterprise Europe Network helps businesses innovate and grow on a world scale. It is the world’s largest support network for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with international ambitions. The Network is active in more than 60 countries worldwide. It brings together 3,000 experts from more than 600 member organisations – all renowned for their excellence in business support.
St John's Innovation Centre provide early-stage, knowledge-based companies with business advice, strategic consultancy, introductions and flexible accommodation.