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Enjoy dinner drinks and a chance to meet…
Lawrence Barclay, a Principal at DN Capital, a global early stage and growth capital investor in software, mobile applications, digital media, marketplace and e-commerce companies.
This dinner is perfect for…
Founders, CEOs, entrepreneurs, and those wanting to understand more about fundraising & early stage investment.
The dinner conversation will be…
Lawrence will be talking about his experience as an investor at DN Capital, including:
✓ Raising early stage venture capital
✓ What investors look for in the companies they invest in
✓ Tips on fundraising successfully
Expect plenty of insider knowledge from Lawrence about the investment process from the investor’s side of the table. Be sure to come along armed with any questions you want answering about raising funds for your business.
Who’s Lawrence Barclay?
As a Principal at DN Capital, Lawrence is based in the London office, where he focuses on early stage investments in consumer internet. His portfolio includes Purplebricks, SHIFT, Happn, EVE Sleep and more. Lawrence’s background, prior to joining DN Capital, includes advising clients on their growth strategies across a variety sectors.
What’s DN Capital all about?
With operations in London, Berlin and Menlo Park, DN Capital’s objectives is to identify, invest in and actively support its portfolio companies to become global leaders. The team at DN Capital have over 60 years of private equity experience to their investments, and actively work with portfolio companies to steward their growth through the various stages of development.
You get a private dining experience with a knowledgeable speaker, 2 course dinner with wine plus highly curated and relevant networking.
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Lawrence is a Principal at DN Capital, based in the London office. He focuses on early stage investments in consumer internet. His portfolio includes companies such as Purplebricks (online estate agency, IPO), SHIFT (social media marketing platform, acquired by Brand Networks), Happn (fast growing mobile dating app), Dojo Madness (eSports training platform), EVE Sleep (direct to consumer mattresses) and Hostmaker (homestay property management).
Prior to joining DN Capital, Lawrence was a Manager at Monitor Group where he advised clients on their growth strategies across numerous sectors ranging from life sciences to consumer goods.
DN Capital is a global early stage and growth capital investor in software, mobile applications, digital media, marketplace and e-commerce companies. The firm has operations in London, Berlin and Menlo Park and its objectives is to identify, invest in and actively support its portfolio companies to become global leaders.
Portfolio companies include Shazam, Apsmart (sold to Thomson Reuters), Book A Tiger, Datanomic (sold to Oracle), Delectable, Endeca Technologies (sold to Oracle), Happn, HomeToGo, JacobsRimell (sold to Amdocs), Mister Spex, OLX (sold to Naspers), Performance Horizon Group, PurpleBricks, Quandoo (sold to Recruit Holdings), Tbricks (sold to Orc Holdings) and Windeln.de.
The professionals at DN Capital bring over 60 years of private equity experience to their investments, and actively work with portfolio companies to steward their growth through the various stages of development. Additional information about the firm and its portfolio companies can be found at www.dncapital.com
This dinner is hosted by Violeta, one of TableCrowd's wonderful hosts and she'll be looking after you on the night.
Violeta fell into the world of start-ups after joining global media agency Starcom Mediavest group to work on their NextTECHnow initiative. She now works to connect big brands with entrepreneurs - particularly in the areas of mobile, content, data, and social.
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