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Are you a Female Founder/Co-Founder Tech startup looking to pitch your company in front of an audience and panel of expert VC and Angel judges? This is your chance. Meet, field questions, and get immediate feedback from investors. Our judges will come from the Female Founder/Co-Founder Tech industry. Network with other investors and founders in the crowd.
Who Should Apply?
We have several (5-7) spots available for innovative tech startups. Apply today for a chance to present your venture on stage! Applications are open until July 6 (Monday 11:59PM PDT) - click hereto apply!
Application Link: https://bit.ly/2APtrkS
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3:00pm PDT - 3:05pm PDT: Opening Remarks
3:05pm PDT - 3:20pm PDT: Panel
3:20pm PDT - 4:30pm PDT: Pitch Your Startup to VCs & Angels
Lei Qi is an experienced cross-boarder venture capital investor and startup advisor. She is currently the Investment Principal at Alliance Ventures, the venture fund backed by Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi, world’s largest automotive alliance. She is primarily covering US and China investments for the fund in the mobility/transportation space, and spend good amount of time in both China and US.
Prior to Alliance Ventures, Lei was an investor at SAIC Capital USA, the venture fund backed by Shanghai Automotive Industrial Corp. , the largest automotive OEM in China. Prior to that, Lei worked at Bain & Company, advising Fortune 500 senior executives and management team on China market entry, business development, corporate strategy as well as operational improvement. Lei has also advised leading private equity funds and corporate M&A activities in China.
Lei invests in a wide array of startups professionally and personally. Some of Lei’s portfolios include Lyft (IPO), School Mint (acquired), MadisonReed, iManis Data (acquired), Getaround, Plus.ai, DeepMap, WeRide, Tekion, PowerShare.
Lei received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Dartmouth College. She is a member of Bay Area Council and Silicon Valley Associate of Chinese Entrepreneurs. She is an board observer to WeRide.ai, Tekion, and PowerShare. Lei is a co-founder and board director of HERTALE.INC, a cross-broader non profit organization focusing on promoting female leadership. Lei is currently living in San Francisco and travels between US and China.
Claire joined BBG Ventures in January 2020, during her last semester of the MBA program at Columbia Business School. While at Columbia, she interned with and consulted for start-ups including Studs, Koio and Bowery Farming and also served as Co-President of the Venture Capital Club. Between years at business school, Claire was a summer associate with Lerer Hippeau, a seed stage venture firm in New York City.
Prior to Columbia, Claire held investing roles with Cult Capital, a consumer-focused growth equity firm and with Pomona Capital, a private equity secondaries firm. Prior to these roles, she worked in investment banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
Renee Ryan has 25 years of building category-creating healthcare companies. Prior to joining Cala as CEO in August 2019, she led the health technology investments for Johnson & Johnson Innovation (JJDC) on the West Coast and Asia Pacific for 8 years. While at J&J, she made over 15 new investments, including the Series A for Cala Health. Previously, she was a healthcare investment banker at RW Baird, Jefferies and Goldman Sachs.
Venue: Zoom (Event Link Will Be Provided In Your Confirmation Email)
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