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July
22
Monday
6:45pm
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Dine with Investment Manager at Burda Principal Investments: fundraising for consumer tech, online marketplaces & eCommerce

at RedFarm, Covent Garden (map)

Who's coming

  • Arun

    Founder, Fuudies

  • Margaux

    Consultant, Balderton

  • Sajni

    Hostess Extraordinaire, TableCrowd

  • Thomas

    Investment Manager, Burda Principal Investments

Venue

RedFarm

9 Russell Street, London WC2B 5HZ
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Started by:
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Enjoy dinner drinks and a chance to meet…
Thomas Juvin is Investment Manager at Burda Principal Investments, a division of Hubert Burda Media, that provides long term growth equity for fast growing digital technology and media companies. Burda Principal Investments have invested in a portfolio of highly successful consumer internet companies in Europe, the U.S. and Asia and in the past, Hubert Burda Media has invested in internet platforms such as Etsy, zooplus, HolidayCheck, or Xing AG.

What they invest in…
Burda Principal Investments have invested in a portfolio of highly successful consumer internet companies in Europe, the US and Asia. They focus on investing in eCommerce and marketplace ventures.

Burda Principal Investments portfolio Includes…
Their current portfolio includes the likes of Zilingo, Vinted, Skillshare, Baublebar, M.Gemi, Notonthehighstreet, Bloom & Wild, Carsome and Wait What.

This dinner is perfect for…
Startup founders and management level at startups working for consumer internet, eCommerce and marketplace ventures. 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…
As a dedicated and highly experienced investment professional, Thomas is always keen to meet with eCommerce and marketplace ventures, visionary entrepreneurs, and to offer advice and opinion to the wider startup community. Thomas will be speaking about:
✓ How Burda have built a strong track record in internet-centric businesses.
✓ The typical traits that make a consumer internet company successful.
✓ Mistakes that eCommerce and marketplace ventures often make.
✓ Future tech trends that will impact on the eCommerce and marketplace tech sector.
✓ What Burda Principal Investments look for when investing in a tech company.

Who is Thomas Juvin?
Thomas joined Burda in 2017 and is now an Investment Manager of Burda Principal Investments. He previously spent four years in the investment banking division of Nomura in London, advising on a variety of M&A and capital market transactions within the consumer & retail sectors. His earlier experience includes positions at Apax Partners and Deloitte in Paris. Thomas holds an MSc in Management from EMLyon Business School.

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.

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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.

Thomas joined Burda in 2017 and is now an Investment Manager of Burda Principal Investments. He previously spent four years in the investment banking division of Nomura in London, advising on a variety of M&A and capital market transactions within the consumer & retail sectors. His earlier experience includes positions at Apax Partners and Deloitte in Paris. Thomas holds an MSc in Management from EMLyon Business School.

Burda Principal Investments (BPI), a division of Hubert Burda Media, provides long term growth equity for fast growing digital technology and media companies. Hubert Burda Media is one of Europe’s largest media and technology conglomerates with a strong investment track record in internet-centric businesses.

Burda Principal Investments has been a partner for visionary entrepreneurs, leveraging Burda’s capital, brands and sector expertise, particularly in the areas of business expansion, internationalization and localization.

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

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