Fundraising masterclass with Carlos (Lisbon)

Carlos Espinal, Partner at Seedcamp, will give a Masterclass on startup fundraising in Lisbon on October the 27th, at Beta-i. This Masterclass will be a great opportunity for startup founders to get fundraising right, by hearing directly from Carlos, who published ‘The Fundraising Field Guide’ book in 2015, helping early-stage tech startup founders decipher and navigate the fundraising process.

What will the masterclass cover?

Carlos’ masterclass will cover all the key topics around fundraising for early-stage startups:

  • Planning your fundraising
  • How to reach the right investors
  • Dealing with rejections constructively
  • Preparing materials and financials
  • Understanding valuations and deal terms
  • How to manage the legal process

Seedcamp applications for pre-seed investments are currently open, so if you’re a startup that is applying, this is also your chance to get your answers on the process directly from one of the partners.

Register for your free ticket here, by October 24.

Speaker profile

Carlos Eduardo Espinal is a Partner at Seedcamp, Europe’s premier first round fund, with pre-seed and seed investments in over 230 startups. Carlos was previously an Associate at Doughty Hanson Technology Ventures, an early-stage investment firm based in London, and an engineer for the Advanced Communications Technologies group of The New York Stock Exchange (SIAC). Carlos was listed in Wired Europe’s 100 Most Influential in Digital, British Interactive Media Association’s Hot 100 Digital People, and TechCityInsider’s 100 List. He also wrote ‘The Fundraising Field Guide’ book in 2015.

About Beta-i

Beta-i is a non-profit association created in 2010, with the mission of improving entrepreneurship through 3 main acting principles: create and energise a culture and network of entrepreneurship, accelerate startups with global ambition and facilitate their access to investment, create space, services and products focused on startups.



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