On October 25, 2007, FundingPost will be hosting the “Financial Technology Investment Conference,” where 10 growth-stage technology companies will present to and meet over 30 leading Venture Capital funds. The Conference is sponsored by Deutsche Bank.
All of the technology companies presenting that day have raised at least one round of capital, and have significant revenues. Additionally, there will be 3 panels of Venture Funds discussing topics like Raising Growth-Stage Capital, Current Trends in Technology Companies dealing in the Financial Services sector, and Exit Strategies.
FundingPost has completed 120+ sold-out venture events across the US over the past six years and it is proud to announce this growth-stage Venture Capital event in New York focusing specifically on the intersection of the financial services and technology industries. Participating companies will have the exhibitor booths to showcase their products and will have an opportunity to give twenty-minute presentations to introduce their businesses to the investors in attendance and the Deutsche bank staff.
"We're pleased to help introduce these promising technologies and management teams to some of the leading VC firms in the industry," said Chris Colpitts, Head of Technology Investment Banking for Deutsche Bank Americas.
“We're excited to meet with these innovative technology companies and the venture firms that fund them,” said Jonathan Smart, Innovation Director, Group Technology & Operations, Deutsche Bank. “We’ve had a strong response from the investment community so far and are looking forward to a productive and successful event.”
Confirmed Venture Capital speakers include:
• Habib Kairouz, Managing Partner, Rho Ventures
• Steve Brotman, Managing Director, Greenhill SAVP
• Elad Yoran, CEO and Founder, Security Growth Partners
• Chris Sugden, General Partner, Edison Venture Fund
• Rich Erickson, General Partner, Updata Partners
• Maria Gotsch, CEO and President, New York City Investment Fund
• Richard Fox, Managing Director, Cross Atlantic Capital Partners
• Edwin Goodman, Co-Founder, Milestone Venture Partners
• Brett Hickey, Managing Partner, Aegis Capital Group LLC
• Maneesh Sagar, Director, Investments, Connecticut Innovations
• Charlie Federman, Managing Partner, Crossbar Capital
• Daniel Schultz, Managing Director, Draper Fisher Jurvetson Gotham Ventures
• Charles Scott, Manager, Software Group, Intel Capital
• Divya Gugnani, Vice President, Pequot Ventures
Additionally, we are expecting representatives from ABS Capital Partners, Beechwood Ventures, Cammeby's Capital Group, FTVentures, GE Commercial Finance, ITIC/Vision Venture Capital Corp., ITJ Ventures, QuestMark Partners, Ridgewood Capital, Stonehenge Capital, TA Associates, Tavistock Group, Technology Crossover Ventures, TL Ventures, Trident Capital, Tudor Ventures and many others!
“We are thrilled to be working with Deutsche Bank on this conference and offering these growth-stage technology companies the exclusive opportunity to spend a full day networking with 35+ Venture Capitalists and the Deutsche Bank staff. Our series has been successful because both the entrepreneurs and the investors see the value of this exchange,” said Joe Rubin, Director, FundingPost. “The Investors are really excited to see some really fantastic companies that already have major traction in the marketplace!”
FundingPost is an entrepreneur and investor network reaching more than 200,000 executives and 6,000 Venture Capital and Angel Investors across the nation each month.
For over six years FundingPost has worked with thousands of Angel and Venture Capital Investors and Entrepreneurs. FundingPost has hosted over 5,000 CEOs and 600 Venture Funds at events in 17 cities nationwide, as well as providing a quarterly Dealflow magazine and a deal-exchange Website that has, on average, seen an introduction of an Investor to an Entrepreneur every business day since its inception. FundingPost’s mission is to reach investors and entrepreneurs in every medium possible – both online and offline, and it is experiencing strong growth as the venture capital markets continue to improve worldwide.
About Deutsche Bank
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Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., member NYSE, FINRA and SIPC, is the investment banking and securities arm of Deutsche Bank AG in the United States.