Starta Accelerator is hosting a panel discussion for a first-hand glimpse into American fundraising landscape.
Latest update on American fundraising environment
Difference between fundraising in America versus Eastern Europe
Advice for Eastern European companies, entering American capital market
Accelerator vs. DIY
10:00 - 10:30 am - Networking, breakfast
10:30 - 11:30 am - Panel Discussion: "How to expand & fundraise your startup in US"
11:30 - 12:00 am - Pitch contest
12:00 - 1:00 pm - Networking
Katya Dorozhkina, Managing Partner, Starta Capital; Head of Accelerator, Starta Accelerator.
Katya is an entrepreneur with over 10 years of experience in both startup ecosystem and corporate world. She co-founded DenArt, her own startup and has been helping large corporations and small start-ups with marketing, product and business development. Katya is published author. She donates the royalties from her books to a charity fund “Change One Life’, which helps connect orphans with families. Ekaterina holds MA in International Economics from MSLU and NYU, currently a PhD candidate in Economics.
Piotr Przewrocki, Serial entrepreneur, angel of business, managing the startup fund (seed capital).
The entrepreneur who brought to life, or co-invested in 16 technology companies. Convinced that the technology are created by people for people. Looking for investments with high growth potential but also that brings benefit communities. Currently, he creates two funds,which are looking for unique companies in Poland, ready for the global competition and acceleration in San Francisco and New York. Privately he loves snowboarding and kitesurfing.
Artur Ciszewski, QBN Fund, Investont Director
Since 2010 involved in start-up/VC market. Since 2013 Investment Director in business incubator „Winqbator”, created by W Investment S.A. and PARP and also Investment Director in Venture Capital fund “Winventures”, created by W Investments S.A. and KFK. Since 2016 Investment Director in QBN Fund. Expirience gained during 10 years working for the biggest consulting and audit companies in the world. Four years worked in audit division in Deloitte and PWC (Rotterdam, NL), six years worked in transaction advisory division KPMG and PWC in Poland.
Our Partners: QBN Fund