UCL Mathematical & Physical Sciences


What makes a business attractive for venture capital? (Part 2)

16 February 2022, 2:00 pm–3:00 pm

Enterprise & Innovation Seminar

We welcome Dave Grimm, UCL Technology Fund as our guest speaker for part 2 of this MAPS I&E Seminar.

Event Information

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Ethne James-Souch (on behalf of MAPS Vice-Dean I&E Prof Nguyen TK Thanh)

Dave works for Albion Capital, the organisation that manages UCL Technology Fund. The UCL Technology Fund is a venture capital fund. The UCL technology fund makes investments to commercialise technology developed in UCL.

Dave Grimm will:

  • Provide advice on how to develop the broader business thinking about new technologies. 
  • Talk about the different types of commercial funding available
  • Help participants to understand when venture capital may be a good method of funding  for their business idea. 

This is an interactive and informative session. This seminar is a follow-up session from Part 1 of this seminar, which was on 9 February. If you did not attend Part 1 and would like to attend Part 2, please contact Ethne James-Souch for information. 

  We recommend you attend in person. 

Hybrid seminar: in room: Chadwick Building B05 LT & Zoom, see calendar invite or contact Ethne James-Souch (e.james-souch@ucl.ac.uk) for joining information.

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