Tech Growth & Exit Strategies: Europe

Jan 28, 2021

Tech Growth & Exit Strategies: Europe

7:00 PM

12:00 AM

(14:00-19:00 CET)

The flagship WFS Tech Conference for CEOs, founders, and investors of software and IT companies, covering Tech M&A: investment, growth, strategy, buyouts, sales, and mergers. Insights from: private equity, VC, angels, strategic buyers, M&A advisors, and CEOs who’ve had a successful exit.


- M&A Market Update & 2021 Top 10 Disruptive Tech Trends

- Investors Panel: Will your strategy get funded?

- Tech Valuation Metrics: What is your company worth& how do you get it?

- Buyers Panel: Do you have what they want?

- Sellers Panel: Advice from CEOs who've sold

- The Merger Experience

Agenda
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Speakers

Vice President

Richard Harris

Managing Director

Tao Bauer

Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategies

Timothy Goddard

Vice President, Valuation Services

Yasmin Khodamoradi

Corp. M&A EMEA

Marina Barbir

CEO

Mark Willems

Managing Partner

Matti Kanninen

Vice President

Fred Hermans

Dir. of Corp Dev.

Hadar Keren

Senior Vice President

Jaber Tannay

Director of VC Services

James Downing

Managing Director

Jon Koplin

Chairman and Managing Director

Jon Scott

Venture Partner

Bindi Karia

Managing Partner

Cyril Bertrand

Managing Partner

David Barbour

CEO

Domenico Crapanzano

Sponsors

Register

12:30 - 12:55
Login Grace Period

13:00
Welcome & Opening Remarks

Barbara Momboeuf, Conference Director WFS 

Jaber Tannay, Conference chair & Senior Vice President Corum Group (Platinum Sponsor)

13:15 – 13:35
M&A Market Update & 2021 Top 10 Disruptive Tech Trends: Is it time to exit?

Tim Goddard, Executive Vice President Corum Group


13:35 – 14:35
Investors Panel: Will your strategy get funded?

Matti Kanninen, Co-Founder and Managing Partner Butterfly Ventures

Bindi Karia, Venture Partner Draper Esprit

David Barbour, Managing Partner FPE Capital

James Downing, Director of Venture Capital Services Silicon Valley Bank

Cyril Bertrand, Managing Partner XAnge

Moderator: Nina Seghatoleslami, Senior Vice President Corum Group


14:35 – 14:50
Tech Valuation Metrics: What is your company worth & how do you get it?

Yasmin Khodamoradi, Director of Valuation Services Corum Group

14:50 – 15:00
The Merger Experience & Short Break


15:05 – 16:05
Buyers Panel:
Do you have what they want?

Jon Koplin, Managing Director Cisco Investments

Hadar Keren, Director, Corp Dev Nice Systems

Marina Barbir, Corp M&A EMEA PWC

Moderator: Richard Harris, Vice President Corum Group

16:10 – 17:00
Sellers Panel: Advice from CEOs who’ve sold & how to prepare for an exit

Fred Hermans, Former CEO, Every Angle

Domenico Crapanzano, CEO Fing Limited

Tao Bauer, Managing Director Mailtastic 

Mark Willems, CEO Minddistrict

Moderator: Jon Scott, Chairman & Managing Director Corum Group

17:00 - 18:00

Closing Remarks & Virtual Happy Hour via Kumospace