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June
27
Tuesday
6:45pm
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Dine with Partner at Impact Ventures: how to get investment for your mission driven business

at Le Pain Quotidien, Borough Market (map)

Who's coming

  • Kevin

    Partner, Impact Ventures

Venue

Le Pain Quotidien

15 Winchester Walk, Blows Yard, London SE1 9AG
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Enjoy dinner drinks and a chance to meet…
Kevin Bone, Partner at Impact Ventures UK (IVUK).
IVUK invests in enterprises that create long-term social impact for disadvantaged people and communities in the UK as well as generate a financial return. Their hope is to realise the potential of high growth businesses that focus on more than just the profit they generate. IVUK’s portfolio extends across a range of areas including youth unemployment and education (K10, Livity, Learning Possibilities and Latimer), health and wellbeing (Unforgettable and Big White Wall) and housing (Homes for Good).

This dinner is perfect for…
Business founders and CEOs who pursue purpose as well as profit, are considering investment or are unsure of how to demonstrate their business’ social impact
If you'd like to join but don't fall neatly within the above categories, please email us at hello@tablecrowd.com to discuss whether this is the right dinner for you.

The dinner conversation will be…
Kevin will discuss:
✓ What IVUK looks for in businesses and entrepreneurs seeking investment.
✓ IVUK’s journey so far, its focus in 2017 and beyond.
✓ How mainstream companies can demonstrate their commitment to impact.

Who is Kevin Bone?
With over 20 years of fund management, private equity, angel investing and international board experience, Kevin is well placed to work with and assist a range of businesses across different stages and sectors.
Prior to IVUK, he co-founded a Bucharest-based regional growth equity fund. In 2008 he bought a portfolio of investments from a hedge fund and managed those through to exit in 2013. From 2002 to 2008, Kevin held CEO and Board roles in a series of turnaround and restructuring situations across the financial services, engineering and telecoms, media and technology sectors.

What’s included?
You get a private dining experience with a knowledgeable speaker, 2 course dinner with wine or soft drinks plus highly curated and relevant crowd.

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P.S. TableCrowd are offering complimentary cab rides home (£15) thanks to their partner, Gett, on first download of the app. Download the app in advance.

With over 20 years of fund management, private equity, angel investing and international board experience, Kevin is well placed to work with and assist a range of businesses across different stages and sectors.
Prior to IVUK, he co-founded a Bucharest-based regional growth equity fund. In 2008 he bought a portfolio of investments from a hedge fund and managed those through to exit in 2013. From 2002 to 2008, Kevin held CEO and Board roles in a series of turnaround and restructuring situations across the financial services, engineering and telecoms, media and technology sectors.
Kevin has worked for aid projects in Cambodia and co-founded a sustainable agriculture orphanage in Rwanda during the war there. He is a trustee and treasurer of Pilotlight, a charity that provides structured mentoring to charities and social enterprises. He is also a mentor to several charity CEOs.

For any dietary requirements, worry not, we have it covered, as long as we know in advance. If you are vegetarian, vegan, dairy free or gluten intolerant let us know by filling out the dietary requirements section in the your preferences section of your profile on the TableCrowd website.

Two course dinner with wine or soft drinks.

Sharing Starters

Assiette - Charcuterie
Assiette - Fromage
Hummus Menage a Trois
Bakers Basket

Mains

Smoked Chicken cobb
Warm Organic Spelt, Roasted Salmon & Kale
Choice of Tarts ( Ham/Cheese or Butternut Squash)
Chilli Sin Carne

Aneka, one of the TableCrowd hosting team will be on hand to make sure you are welcomed through the door and introduced to the most relevant people to you.

Aneka started her career as a professional dancer but due to becoming ill with meningitis she hung up her tutu and discovered her love of turning nothing into something - entering the life of a entrepreneur and since then has not looked back. Setting up a Lifestyle Management company that has thrown celebrity events that has received international press coverage to providing business development for clients in the entertainment industry Aneka is a natural host!

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