Fireside chat with Entrepreneur First Founder: Alice Bentinck
EF is a place where startups like Magic Pony (one of largest AI exits of 2016) are born. It is a place to find a co-founder, build a company & access some of world’s top investors. They've helped build over 80 tech companies, collectively worth over $1bn.
EF is backed by Reid Hoffman (founder of LinkedIn), Greylock Partners, Mosaic Ventures, Founders Fund, and some of the world's best entrepreneurs.
6:00 pm Welcome
6:30 pm Fireside Chat
7:30 pm Networking
9:00 pm Finish
Alice Bentinck - Entrepreneur First (Co-Founder)
Marian Gazdik, London Director
MD, Europe at Startup Grind.
Marian is also Founding Partner at IPM Growth, a VC company investing in extremely ambitious technology scale-ups from the Central & Eastern Europe. He is an advisory board member at T-Mobile Czech Republic & Telekom Slovakia. Ex-Orange, ex-Reebok.
Marian was featured in New Europe 100 (organised by Financial Times, Google, Respublica and Visegrad Fund), the list of outstanding challengers who are leading world class innovation from Central and Eastern Europe.
Twitter: @mgazdik Tim Elder, London Co-Director
London Co-director at Startup Grind. Co-founder & CEO of Fromigo, changing how people explore new cities. Formerly: Product at Google, Skype, and Rolls-Royce. Make sure to talk to me about product design, travel, and interesting metrics.
Twitter: @telder_ Petar Savic, London Co-director
London Co-director at Startup Grind. Co-Founder of Supreme Factory. Serial Tech Entrepreneur with a key interest in project management within a Digital Media and Internet environment, bridging the gap between technical (hacker), creative (hipster) and commercial (hustler) requirements.
Twitter: @puresoulmusic Avichag (Avi) Seneor, Startup Grind Ambassador
Diego Jenzer, Startup Grind Ambassador
London Ambassador at Startup Grind. Co-founder & COO of <a>Fromigo</a>, changing how people explore new cities. Previously founded an award-winning tour company in London, and ran a charity which fought LGBT prejudice. Before this, I taught languages across 3 continents.
Twitter: @fromigotravel Global Partner
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