We are happy to invite you to behind-the-scenes talk with Evgenia Plotnikova, a Principal at Dawn Capital (London, UK), Forbes’ “30 Under 30”.
Dawn Capital is the largest European VC fund focused on B2B SaaS and B2B fintech. Their notable investments include Mimecast (NYSE: MIME, $1B+ IPO), iZettle (sold to PayPal, $2.2B), Collibra and Showpad, among others. In the beginning of 2018 they raised their third $235M fund to back the most ambitious European entrepreneurs.
Why high growing companies should take VC money
In which cases is better to avoid VCs
Why partnership with VC is worse than marriage
How to choose the right VC in the world with more than 5000 VC firms
And a lot more during no microphones and ties talks next Thursday.
More about the speaker:
Evgenia is a Principal at Dawn Capital, where she is responsible for sourcing, due diligence and execution of investments in B2B software and fintech across Europe. Prior to joining Dawn, Evgenia was a VC at Atomico, where she helped spearhead the firm’s efforts in France. Before joining the world of VC, she was an investor at TPG Capital, leading US private equity fund, and worked at J.P. Morgan in London and Dubai.
Evgenia holds a Masters degree in Finance and Strategy from SciencesPo Paris and studied abroad at the Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania. At SciencesPo, she worked at JCSP, the university’s consulting organisation, where she supported a number of entrepreneurs in their operational projects and research. Evgenia is fluent in French and Russian, has lived in five countries and travelled to fifty five (and counting). In 2017, Evgenia was named to Forbes’ “30 Under 30” list of leading young entrepreneurs, innovators and game changers.
Moderator: Alexandr Galkin, CEO & Co-founder @Competera.
Language: English (without translation)
When: 19:00, July 5th, Thursday
Where: UNIT.City, 3 Dorohozhytska St., Kyiv.
Get tickets: https://2event.com/uk/events/1452208
Feel free to prepare a lot of questions and be ready for active networking!