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September
30
Monday
6:45pm
53754

Dine with Chairman and co-founder of Pod Point: building an investable and scalable social impact business

at The Anthologist, The City (map)

Who's coming

  • Natasha

    Head of Operations , now, sit down

  • Joy Montgomery

    Founder & Director, ON SCREEN JM LONDON LTD

  • Alex

    Managing Director, Yellowstone Advisory

  • Jessica

    Founder, Luxtra

  • Arit

    TableCrowd

  • Asha

    Associate Director, Fidelity International

  • David

    Managing Partner, Max-Ventures

  • Konark

    Founder-CEO, Rural handmade

  • Kevin

    Strategy & Business Director, Progressive

  • Peter

    Chairman, Pod Point

  • Jamie

    Partner, Kingston Smith

  • Pierce

    Co-Founder, Ember

  • Keith
  • Matt

    Head of Utilities, Rydal Utilities

  • Richard

Venue

The Anthologist

Modern European
58 Gresham Street, London, City of London, UK, EC2V 7BB
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Started by:
Table Crowd

Enjoy dinner drinks and a chance to meet…
Peter Hiscocks is Chairman and co-founder of Pod Point, the UK's leading provider of electric vehicle charging. Since forming in 2009, Pod Point has manufactured and sold over 40,000 charging points and developed one of the UK’s largest public networks, connecting EV drivers with hundreds of charging stations nationwide at locations such as Sainsbury’s and Southern Rail. Pod Point has to date raised a total of £12.3m, with their latest funding round just this March. Peter will be sharing all on building an investable and scalable social impact business.

This dinner is perfect for…
Startup founders and management level at startups. This dinner is not for service providers or advisors (unless a TableCrowd partner).
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. Also feel free to check out our other dinners as another might match you perfectly!

The dinner conversation will be…
Alongside being the co-founder and Chairman of Pod Point, Peter is the Chairman of a £20m seed fund that helps fund new business startups, is on the advisory board of a large venture capital company, and is also an active business angel. Peter will be talking about:
✓ Building an investable and scalable social impact business.
✓ Raising investment for a sustainability business.
✓ The story of Pod Point to date.
✓ The future of social impact - what tech trends will impact on sustainability.
Expect to leave with ideas and inspiration for your own business and to understand what it takes for your own business to be investable.

Who is Peter Hiscocks?
Peter Hiscocks has spent a number of years in the private sector working in product development in large companies before starting his own businesses. Peter has founded nine new ventures of which four have been sold, two closed and he is Chairman or Director of the others. These businesses include Integral Inc. – a $50 million consulting company; Ecurie25 Ltd – a supercar club; Pod Point Ltd – an EV recharging business.

*Proud to partner with Kingston Smith*

What’s included?
You get a private dining experience with a knowledgeable speaker, 2 course dinner with wine or 2 soft drinks plus highly curated and relevant crowd. This is a dinner, not a dropin event, so we ask that guests turn up on time and don’t leave until after the Q&A.

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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.

Peter Hiscocks has spent a number of years in the private sector working in product development in large companies before starting his own businesses. Peter has founded nine new ventures of which four have been sold, two closed and he is Chairman or Director of the others. These businesses include Integral Inc. – a $50 million consulting company; Ecurie25 Ltd – a supercar club; Pod Point Ltd – an EV recharging business.

Peter is Senior Lecturer at the Cambridge Judge Business School where he teaches innovation management and entrepreneurship on the MBA and other courses. He also teaches entrepreneurship and business finance for other Departments within the University of Cambridge, including Engineering, Biochemistry, Biotechnology and Physics. He is CEO of Cambridge Judge Business School Executive Education.

Peter has advised several European Governments and has Chaired European Commission committees on matters of innovation strategy; commercialising university intellectual property; improving the effective transfer of research programmes into commercial innovations.

He is the Chairman of a £20m seed-fund that helps fund new business start-ups and is on the advisory board of a large venture capital company. He is also an active business angel.

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.

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.

The Ambassador for our Sustainability Community is Natasha Terinova, who is fiercely passionate about the sector.

For any advance questions about this dinner, it is best to reach us at hello@tablecrowd.com.

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