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Ask An Investor

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About this event

Are you gearing up for a big fundraise, struggling with your business model or simply wondering what the next best step for your business might be? Ever wanted to get advice from someone who really knows what they are talking about? Now is your chance. Meet Pippa Lamb, a Partner at early-stage investment fund Sweet Capital. A prolific Angel investor who has been involved in some of the hottest deals of recent years, in this session Pippa will answer members’ burning business questions and provide informed feedback and advice.

Speakers

Pippa Lamb is an angel investor and a Partner at Sweet Capital, the early stage investment fund set up by the founders of King.com (Candy Crush) after their $5.9bn sale to Activision Blizzard. Her focus areas are consumer and technology investments, with a particular interest in consumer internet, fintech, next generation social communities and disruptive health and wellness companies. Pippa sits on the Board of Trustees for the British Friends of Harvard Business School and represents Sweet Capital on HM Treasury’s Investment in Women Code. She holds an BA from Oxford University and an MBA from Harvard Business School where she was a Fulbright Scholar. Pippa’s angel investments include Clubhouse - a social audio app; The Expert - a platform to book consultations with the world’s design experts; and The Stack World - a place for women who are changemakers, entrepreneurs and innovators.

Agenda

In this session, three Stack World members will get 20 minutes each to pose their professional queries to Pippa, whether it’s her opinion on your pitch deck or her tips for growing your business. Not sure what to ask? Listen in for pooled knowledge sharing – you never know what you might learn.

Preparation

If you would like to present your pitch, message Elshadai on Slack Practice your elevator speech, bring data and read the following articles: https://www.thestack.world/news/business/vision-strategy/five-mistakes-you-won-t-want-to-make-during-a-pitch-1622800323612 https://www.forbes.com/sites/allbusiness/2020/06/20/guide-to-investor-pitch-decks-for-startup-fundraising/?sh=68ae1c865a5a https://medium.com/vcleaders/listen-and-empathize-an-interview-with-pippa-lamb-1a7bfc8233dc https://www.vanityfair.com/london/2020/12/interview-pippa-lamb-of-sweet-capital https://www.thestack.world/news/business/wealth/bleeding-and-business-how-amy-thomson-turned-her-health-crisis-into-an-innovative-tech-company-1618923817409

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Thu, 5 Aug 2114:00 - 15:00 UTC

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