Events / Entrepreneurs’ Group: Exiting an entrepreneurial business

Entrepreneurs’ Group: Exiting an entrepreneurial business

January 20, 2016
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

This event is sponsored by Harbottle & Lewis LLP

Our experienced panel will discuss how and when entrepreneurs should consider exiting via trade sale or IPO. The panel will share their insight on attracting the right acquirer (or partner) while getting the exiting time just right.

Tim Parker is a Partner at Harbottle & Lewis LLP, where he advises on a wide range of corporate transactions, as well as clients seeking to raise capital on and off-market and corporate investors. His clients principally include both public and private companies in the media and technology sectors, ranging from early stage companies to a number of listed companies on both AIM and the Official List of the London Stock Exchange.

Eldar Tuvey (MBA 96D) is the founder and CEO of security specialist Wandera and responsible for driving the company’s strategic direction and growth. Prior to co-founding Wandera, Eldar founded and served as CEO of ScanSafe, acquired by Cisco for around $200m in 2009. Eldar started his career at Goldman Sachs and has an INSEAD MBA.

Marc Deschamps (MBA 89D) is a tech entrepreneur turned investment banker for tech growth in Europe and the USA. He is CEO and founder of LD&A Jupiter and LD&A Redwood, a leading investment bank for tech and digital growth companies, with over 230 M&A and private equity transactions completed. He leads a multinational team. His background is in broadband innovation, latterly as COO of BT Openworld, and he has a science degree and INSEAD MBA.

VENUE Harbottle & Lewis LLP
14 Hanover Square, London W1S 1HP
Nearest tube: Oxford Circus
TIME 18:30 for 19:00
COST Members £25 / Members’ guests (non INSEAD) £35
REFRESHMENTS Wine and canapés

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