A thorough understanding of the market for early stage investment as well as the ability to distinguish between different sources of capital, including VCs, angel investors, and private equity.
ABOUT THIS CLASS
This class will explore the following common questions about fundraising: What are the pros and cons of different sources of capital? Which one is best suited for my business now and in the future? Who are early stage investors? Where can I find them and how do I identify the right ones? How can I be more effective in targeting, pitching, and negotiating investment for my business?
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR(S)
Fresco Capital Advisors
Tytus Michalski is Managing Director of Fresco Capital Advisors, a seed and early stage fund based in Hong Kong. He has been investing, working and living in Asia since 1999. Tytus was a founding member of PMA, which was started in 2002 and acquired in 2006 for over US$200mln. Before that, he worked at HSBC Asset Management in Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo and London. In support of entrepreneurs and the startup ecosystem, Tytus is a mentor at TiE Hong Kong, Hong Kong Science Park, Hong Kong Cyberport, Hong Kong Startup Bootcamp, AcceleratorHK, Sow Asia and MaD (Make a Difference). Tytus graduated from the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia (Finance with Honours), is a Leslie Wong Fellow (UBC Portfolio Management Foundation) and holds the CFA designation.
Plans change. We get it. But if you can’t make it to a class/workshop, please email usat least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.