Fall 2010 Paris Semester
When is it realistic to raise capital for a brand new company? How should you calculate the amount of money to raise? How should you define the use use of proceeds? What materials are required to fundraise? How do you identify and qualify target angel and seed stage investors? How do you find a lead investor? What do investors expect from the company? What are typical investment structures and deal terms for seed-stage financing? How do you negotiate terms?
Plan to raise your first round.
2011-02-01, 06:30 PM
Jean Marie Chauvet
Managing Partner, LC Capital
Jean-Marie is a co-founder of Neuron Data in Palo Alto, CA where he served a a CTO. He co-designed and co-authored NEXPERT, the leading Macintosh, PC and workstation-based Artificial Intelligence and expert system tool. The company went public in 2000 and was later acqu...
President , France Angels
Claude is the president of France Angels, which brings together 80 networks of seed capital professionals and business angels to form economic dynamism in facilitating the growth and business development leaders. He holds degrees from Ecole nationale supérieure des Téléco...
Marc is the founder of Neovira a digital agency, specialized in buzz marketing, social media and web marketing.
He is also the founder of Regioneo, an online food retailer. He was previously a marketing manager at Wikio, a business development executive at Netvibes, and ...
Rodrigo Sepúlveda Schulz
President, Sepulveda Capital
Rodrigo is a serial entrepreneur, angel investor, and currently President at Sepulveda Capital specializing in strategic advice to entrepreneurs and business angels launching new ventures or seeking turnaround opportunities Formerly, he was Founder & CEO vpod.tv, Found...