Wednesday, March 15
15:00 to 18:30
Venue: 
Sandton Convention Centre - Ballroom 3 Level 2

C. Munck's PPT:

C. Mullet's PPT:

C. Johnson's PPT:

Collaborating on Global Investing Opportunities
Business is global. Start-ups start local but think global. Can angels follow suit? Join investors at the GEC for a close look on how to better collaborate with peers and partners in the field. 

Emcee: Chris Campbell, Co-Founder, ABAN

 

15:00 - 15:50  The imperative of cross-border collaboration
What are some of the trends in cross-border collaboration, driven by new political and economic realities? Which tools can help angels to support their invested business across borders?

Moderator: Aun Ali Rahman, IFC Info Dev, World Bank 

Panelists:

Candace Johnson, President, EBAN 
Ben White, VC4Africa 
Craig Mullett, Founder, Branison 
Brett Commaille, Managing Partner, Angelhub Ventures

 

16:00 - 17:00  Angel Investors and Corporations
Can corporations improve exit options for angels? If so, how? What are they looking for and what is the role of angel groups in showcasing technologies, teams in which their members have invested in? W/audience Q&A

Moderator: David Van Dijk, Co-Founder, African Business Angels Network 

Brigitte Baumann, GoBeyond
Lesa Mitchell, Managing Director, Techstars
Claire Munck, CEO, Be Angels & Chair, Business Angels Europe Club 

 

Moderators: 
Aun Ali Rahman
World Bank

United States

David van Dijk
African Business Angels Network

Netherlands

Speaker Bios: 
Brett Commaille
AngelHub Ventures

South Africa

Lesa Mitchell
Techstars

United States

Craig Mullett
Branison Group

United States

Brigitte Baumann
Go Beyond Early Stage Investing

Switzerland

Candace Johnson
European Business Angels Network (EBAN)

France

Claire Munck
Be Angels

Belgium

Ben White
VC4Africa

Netherlands