About the Event
Get to grips with the techniques of funding an NGO and start up and understand the process of successful financing rounds.
This course is for NGOs and aspiring or active entrepreneurs who wants to understand how to secure funding for their company.
This course will demystify key financing concepts to give you a guide to secure funding.
Examine the many financing options available to get your new venture funded. Learn the basics of finance, valuations, dilution and non-dilutive funding sources.
Understand capital structure for new ventures, term sheets and how to negotiate them, and the differences between early-stage versus later-stage financing.
Develop an understanding of how to develop winning investor pitches, who and when to pitch, how to avoid common mistakes that limit the effectiveness of the pitch, and how to ‘get to the close’.
Introduction & Opening
Speaker: Victor Mathias
Q & A
Speaker: Mene Blessing
Meet the Speaker
International entrepreneur | Business author | Multi-award winner | Strategic leader
Mene Blessing Orits
Blessing Mene Orits has represented Nigeria at different Global Programs and Competitions; and received diverse awards from the University of Washington, Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of California, Haas School of Business, Centre for Responsible Business, San Francisco, Unilever, Nigeria, Toastmasters Club and London Business School.
He has the honour of being Winner of the first Google Impact Challenge Africa Grant in 2018 and is at present Founder/CEO Vetsark Ltd headquartered in Lagos Nigeria.