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Tech Breakfast Series: Funding for tech companies
End: 12/02/2019
Cost: FREE

Location: Boyes Turner, Abbots House, Abbey Street, Reading RG1 3BD

Please note that this event has now finished.

Our next Tech Breakfast event will be held on the 12 February with Monica Shupikai Simmons, Investment Director at ICON Corporate Finance. Monica will speak about securing funding for tech companies and will be accompanied by a panel of speakers.

ICON Corporate Finance is a multi-award winning firm of corporate finance advisers to companies and management teams in high-growth technology sectors. 

Monica specialises in M&A and raising equity finance for high growth technology companies, with a focus on FinTech. She spent over five years at Deloitte providing management consulting and corporate finance advice before attaining an MBA from Oxford University. Prior to that she spent more than six years at PwC providing financial advisory and attest services to their respective financial services clients in both London and New York. Her clients included leading global banking institutions, FinTechs, Investment Management, Asset Management, and Life Insurance companies.

Our panel includes Mark Walford, Founder & CEO of Trusted Care. Mark formed Trusted Care over 6 years ago and has built the business up from a start-up through several rounds of investment so understands all too well the difficulties that a growth business can face! Our second panel member is Guy Myles, Founder & CEO of Flying Colours who offer investment and independent financial advice. Guy co-founded Octopus Investments in 2000, growing the company from start-up to marketing leader with over £6bn of assets under management for more than 50,000 customers.

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