VC Funding: Insights from Silicon Valley

Le 10 Mars 2017 de 17h30 à 19h30

Come talk with Reza Malekzadeh, an experienced executive from early stage startups to multibillion dollar companies who is now investing in Silicon Valley!

Reza (General Partner, Partech Ventures) will give advice on how to raise funds and share insights on the ecosystem in Silicon Valley vs. in France. He will also tell us about what he learned from advising companies in the field of enterprise & B2B software and give practical advice on how to introduce your product to the market (branding, positioning, messaging).

We'll ask Reza a few questions to get started and then this event is all yours! Reza will answer all your questions.

This event is the second of a series of meetups with French tech entrepreneurs and investors who are now living in San Francisco or in the Silicon Valley in order to:

  • Gain insights: learn from French entrepreneurs and investors working at the heart of the world’s innovation hub, San Francisco and the Silicon Valley
  • Get practical advice: an opportunity to discuss precise matters and benefit from their expertise
  • Be inspired: expand horizons through hearing about their accomplishments

Stay tuned for more!

The meetups are organized by We_Start and 42 Entrepreneurs at TheFamily with the support of the French American Chamber of Commerce San Francisco:

We_Start is a student-led organization from Sciences Po with the goal of building a community of aspiring entrepreneurs, startup founders and investors. We seek to inspire and support students through on-site startups visits, conferences, technical workshops and meetups with entrepreneurs.

TheFamily provides education, tools and capital to a portfolio of over 250 startups. In less than three years, they've already have 10 companies worth more than $50M (unheard of in Europe). They invite experts from around the world to visit Paris and mentor local entrepreneurs.

The French American Chamber of Commerce San Francisco is a non-profit, non-governmental and member-driven organization, created in 1978. Its mission is to foster the French-American business community and to support companies settle and develop in the Bay Area, from Napa Valley to Silicon Valley.