Make Investors Work for You

Feeling like there’s something missing from your investors? Join Benjamin Chong from Right Click Capital, Emily Yue from Expert360, Tessa Court from IntelligenceBank and Alec Lynch from Designcrowd as they share their greatest tips on getting the most out of early stage technology investors.
 
Learn how to unlock your investors' networks and discover which investors will add value to your business post-investment. Hear how to benefit from investors' experiences, both good and bad. Find out how to identify the red flags before it's too late. Uncover methods to build meaningful and enduring relationships with your investors that will help propel your business to success. 
 
Make Investors Work for You is your inside scoop on how four successful entrepreneurs uncovered the pot of gold at the end of the investor rainbow. If you're searching for great investors or insights on how best to leverage your investors over and above just money, Make Investors Work for You is for you. There will be a Q&A session at the end as well as the great opportunity to network with other entrepreneurs and potential investors. 
 
Come along and hear from the panel, as each speaker shares candid stories on how they handled both great and challenging investors in their own business. 
 
Benjamin Chong is a partner at Right Click Capital, a team of passionate founders and investors who identify, invest in, and support technology businesses in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia. He has a track record of investing in and building successful Internet-related businesses over the last twenty years and also serves as the co-director of the Founder Institute in Sydney.
 
Emily Yue is co-founder of Expert360, a global leading marketplace for top freelance consultants. Leaving management consulting firm Bain & Company in 2013 to focus on Expert360, she’s raised over $5m to date over three investment rounds. The platform connects over 10,000 vetted freelancers to over 2,500 firms across the globe, with backgrounds at top management consulting and investment firms as well as leading global blue chip businesses.
 
Tessa Court is CEO and pioneer of IntelligenceBank, an award-winning SaaS platform. Named as one of Australia’s most powerful women in technology, Tessa is also a Springboard Enterprises alumni. She’s been on That Startup Show, and has presented to Startup Grind Melbourne, and we can’t wait for her to share her experiences with investors at Vivid Sydney. 
 
Alec Lynch is CEO and founder of leading design crowdsourcing platform DesignCrowd — which he launched ‘out of the garage’ in Sydney in 2007. He’s raised $12m in venture capital over three $3m+ rounds, taking over the global design scene in 2012. In 2014, he was announced as the entrepreneur of the year by Ernst & Young, and we’re sure that he’s got plenty to share about making investors work. 

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THIS EVENT HAPPENS IN THE ROCKS

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Location
Level 6 Terrace Entrance, 140 George St, The Rocks NSW 2000