Angel Investing for You - Special Edition

Webinar - 04/12/2019

Wednesday 4th of December, from 13:00 to 14:30 CET

This will be the last webinar of the year. We would like to take this opportunity to invite you all to an online open session to connect and share your experience and the challenges you are facing. The session is open to the Local Leaders, the partners that implemented the ESIL project, investors and entrepreneurs who are linked somehow with ESIL and anyone interested in joining the ESIL community!


Why should you join this webinar?

Angel Investing connects companies and investors. Who are Business Angels, what do they do and why? Learn when the Business Angels usually invest and their chances of success. Understand the four stages of the Investment cycle, define your own investment strategy and your involvement with the start-ups.

What will be covered?

  • Who are Business Angels and what are their motivations?  
  • What is the typical investment process?
  • How to get started?
  • How much time is needed to be a Business Angel?

Target audience:

  • Individuals who have the potential of being an angel 
  • Individuals who want to become an angel
  • Nascent, actual and experienced angels

About the trainer: Brigitte Baumann

GoBeyond Founder and European Angel Investor of the Year

Brigitte Baumann has 20+ years of experience in bringing new technologies to market in the US and Europe. She was the CEO and Director of iWORLD Group, a VC backed, global developer of mobile content. She was Senior Vice President and General Manager Internet at American Express (Amex) Corporate Services. There she launched a variety of internet businesses including online travel (strategic partner of and subject of HBS case study) and e-Procurement.

Prior to that, Brigitte spent three years as President for US and Canada of Gemalto, the world’s leader in smart card technology and applications to introduce smart cards in the North America. Before, she spent six years in different Vice-Presidential/General Manager positions in the UK, France and Switzerland at Amex. She also spent five years with McKinsey & Company Inc. as Senior Engagement Manager, in New York, Paris and Tokyo. She began her career in manufacturing and sales with Rohm & Haas, a leading specialty chemicals company.