Bootstrapping and Fundraising
Mexico City Spring 2014 Semester
What are the various ways to capitalize your company in the very beginning? How do you ask friends and family for money to support you? What are the advantages and disadvantages of bootstrapping? What do local angel investors require before making an investment? How do you develop a target list of appropriate angel investors? What materials are required to raise angel investment? What milestones should you look to achieve next? How do you set your six month and twelve month objectives in the very beginning? How should you think about selling the business or exiting the business?
Capitalize the business.
2014-09-03, 07:00 PM
Co-Founder & CEO, Carrot
My name is Diego Solorzano. I am co-founder and CEO at Carrot, Mexico's first carsharing service.
Prior to Carrot I worked for over 5 years in the financial services industry: Equity Research at Credit Suisse and Private Equity at LaSalle Investment Management.