TableCrowd dinner with Forward Partners: Raising VC & building companies from ground-zero: tricks of the trade


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Enjoy dinner drinks and a chance to meet…

Matthew Bradley is an Investor at Forward Partners, one of the UK's leading, largest, and most innovative early-stage VC firms.

What they invest in…

They look to build the UK's next generation of Applied AI, e-commerce and marketplace businesses, with investments typically ranging from £300k-£1m

Their Investment Portfolio Includes…

Their portfolio includes well-known tech businesses such as Appear Here, Wonderbly, Lexoo, Makers Academy, Hailo, Zopa, Thread, Big Health and Drover to name just a few.

This dinner is perfect for…

Business owners, CEO's and management working for tech companies looking for pre-seed to seed level investment.

If you'd like to join but don't fall neatly within the above categories, please email us at [email protected] 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…

Having reviewed over 5,000 pitch decks, Matthew will be sharing his hints and tips on achieving investment, including:

✓ What he looks for the companies he invests in.

✓ The do's and don'ts when pitching to investors.

✓ Real stories and anecdotes from his investments.

✓ What Forward Partners look for when investing in tech businesses.

Take this chance to meet Matthew, have a clearer understanding of what it takes to successfully raise investment and to talk to him and your fellow diners informally over dinner about what you're working on.

Who is Matthew Bradley?

Matthew Bradley has been an Investor at Forward Partners since 2014, focusing on supporting pre-seed to seed level startups. Forward Partners have to date, partnered with 40 visionary startups, ranging from fashion, fintech & food to legal & luxury.

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.


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.

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