Start-up & Investor Meet: It's All About Funding & India

The event Start-up & Investor Meet: It’s All About Funding & India brought together some of the most influential players in the Indo-German startup ecosystem.

Shradha Sharma, CEO & Founder of YourStory, India’s biggest media platform reporting on start-up stories, outlined her start-up story and how she has approached investors. Afterwards, Nora Herzog, Project Lead of GINSEP, presented the German-Indian-Startup-Exchange-Program in a nutshell and Amrut Joshi, Founder GameChanger Law Advisors, shared his expertise on how investors can structure their investments in India and how start-ups can expand to India. 

In closing, Angela de Giacomo, Investment Manager Bissel Family Office & Founder Wundernova, who led investments in several start-ups moderated a panel discussion with leading investors (Noel Zeh – Reimann Investors, Philipp Hartmann – Rheingau Founders, Tobias Oswald – Funke Digital) who shared their insights on what start-ups need to do to get investment-ready and what they should consider while approaching investors.

Agenda

18:00 – 18:10: Welcome, Eileen Trenkmann, YourStory Germany

18:10 – 18:20: German Indian Startups Exchange Program (GINSEP), Nora Herzog

18:20 – 18:45: Start-up perspective: How to attract investments, Shradha Sharma, CEO & Founder YourStory

18:45 – 19:20: Getting your deal right: How German Investors can structure their investments in India, Amrut Joshi, Founder GameChanger Law Advisors

19:20 – 19:55: Panel Discussion: Investor perspective – Getting your start-up investment ready, with Noel Zeh, Investor @ Reimann Investors, Philipp Hartmann, Founder & Managing Director @ Rheingau Founders, Tobias Oswald, Managing Director @ Funke Digital, moderated by Angela De Giacomo, Investment Manager Bissel Family Office & Founder Wundernova

20:00 – 21:00: Networking