6.00pm - Doors open: enjoy food & drinks
7.00pm - Welcome by Lu Li and Ashanti Bentil-Dhue.
7.10pm - Introduction to Blooms, London's first business club for female founders and the future of Blooming Founders by Lu Li.
7.30pm - Mingling, networking, more food & drinks.
9pm - Close
Lu Li is the founder of Blooming Founders, a company that is building a scalable support infrastructure designed to help grow businesses founded by women. We provide education and introduce new opportunities to female founders through events, content and a global professional network with over 1600 members.
Lu is the UK ambassador of Women's Entrepreneurship Day, a judge at the MassChallenge accelerator, a mentor at the Google Launchpad accelerator and part of the Techstars community leadership team. She has also published the book Dear Female Founder, now globally available on Amazon and Kindle.
In her previous corporate career, Lu has launched FMCG products for Procter & Gamble across Western Europe and has worked on several consulting projects for McKinsey, BMW and T-Mobile.
Ashanti Bentil -Dhue is the founder of Female Foodpreneur Collective and Nourish w/Ashanti. She is an experienced Business Consultant, Virgin Start Up Mentor, Podcast Host with a background in the finance and food industry. Ashanti provides visibility, content and digital marketing support to companies, start-ups and entrepreneurs. You can connect with her on Twitter and Facebook.
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