UKBAA Winter Investment Forum 2016
The Winter Investment Forum 2016, which took place on 27th January, brought together leading figures in the angel and early-stage investment community for a day of networking and thought leadership debate. In its tenth successful year, the day was focussed on the future of angel investing: what will the angel ecosystem look like in 2020?
The Forum featured unparalleled keynote speakers and panel discussions with growth capital industry leaders, bringing together the investors behind some of the UK’s fastest growing successes stories including Shutl, Zoopla, YPlan, Gousto, Graze, Hassle, Secret Escapes and Betfair.
The event helped to inform how UKBAA and the wider investor community could improve the working of the angel and early-stage finance environment, working with all key players to create better connectivity and transparency in the market and to build increased capacity and capability for both entrepreneurs and investors.
Joining the keynote speakers and panellists were angel investors and groups, early stage VCs, crowdfunding and online platforms, high growth entrepreneurs, policy makers, and advisers and decision-makers in the UK risk capital market. to explore how we could effectively connect to ensure a dynamic and sustainable environment for investing in the growth and success of the UK’s entrepreneurs.
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