Finance Board – Developing your Funding Roadmap
21.03.2018 | NOSTURI, helsinki
Finance Board’s aim is to help startup and growth entrepreneurs in understanding how to start building their funding strategy and to give a glance overview on the different funding opportunities available in Finland.
The event’s focus is on providing practical experiences from the facilitators’ and the participants’ own experiences through:
- Key notes on funding strategies and market views from senior level investors.
- Peer group learning through founder stories from angel funding to IPO growth.
- Increase understanding on the difference and value-add on both loan and equity based investment class: growth stage, investment terms and expected returns on different asset class.
Welcome to Boardman2020’s Finance Board conference. The meeting place for entrepreneurs and investors. Don’t miss out!
In addition to the program, a lot of time has been set aside for networking both during and after the event.
The event is held in English and the registration fee is 85 EUR, which cover the events expenses. The event is co-organized with ArcticStartup and brought to you together with our partners Marsh, Nordea and Team Finland.
We expect 200 startup & growth companies – welcome!
12.00-12.30 Registration opens
Part 1. Key Takeways on building a Funding Roadmap
12.30-12.40 Opening words by Päivi Kangasmäki, Founder BackedByCFO & Boardman2020
12.40 – 13.10 Key note: Teemu Kaltea, Value Group ”My notes for an entrepreneur building the funding roadmap
13.10 – 13.40 Key note: Heikki Väänänen, CEO Happy or Not ”Our roadmap to 14.5m A Round”
13.40 – 14.10 Key note: Mikael Thuneberg, Founder Supermetrics ”From bootstrapping to 3.5m seed round”
14.10-15.00 Networking Break
Part 2. Reverse pitching: How to choose an investor to match your needs. Hosted by Jan Ameri, ArcticStartup
15.00 – 15.30 Differences between equity based investors, from Angel to VC
- Angel investors: Riku Asikainen, Saga Forss
- Family Offices: M&M Growth Partners
- VC funds: Superhero Capital, Vendep, Inventure, CapMan, OpenOcean
15.30 – 15.45 Differences between the alternative funding sources
- Privanet, Invesdor, Kansalaisrahoitus, Fundu
15.45 – 16.00 How to leverage by bank loan and public funding
- Nordea, Tekes, Finnvera
16.00-17.00 Networking Break
Part 3. Chair Fire side chat Hosted by Ainomaija Haarla, Investor and Chairwoman
17.00-17.30 Ainomaija Haarla and Maija Itkonen, Gold & Green Foods: Angel investing and M&A with Paulig
17.30-19.00 Networking & Snacks
PARTICIPATION FEE: 85€ per person (+VAT)
Includes the program, food and drinks provided during the breaks and 2 glasses of wine.
The number of participants is limited.
(We reserve the right for program and price changes)
WE RESERVE THE RIGHT FOR FEE CHANGES. THE PARTICIPATION FEE WILL BE BILLED BEFOREHAND. CANCELLATION FEE: 30 EUR + VAT/PERSON IF ATTENDENCE IS CANCELLED 1 MONTH – 8 DAYS BEFORE THE EVENT. IF PARTICIPATION IS CANCELLED LATER THAN 8 DAYS BEFORE THE EVENT, WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CHARGE THE PARTICIPATION FEE IN FULL. HOWEVER, PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU CAN TRANSFER YOUR RESERVED SPOT TO ANOTHER PERSON IF NEED BE. IF YOU ARE FORCED TO CANCEL DUE TO SICKNESS, WE CAN ONLY PROVIDE REIMBURSEMENT ONCE YOU HAVE PRESENTED A MEDICAL NOTE.