MUMBAI, (GNI): BEYOND promise to be an event where Stalwarts, Seasoned Investors, Budding entrepreneurs, New Investors, VCs, Corporate and Customers will come together to meet their peers not only preparing for and putting in place the Drivers for Wealth creation for the next decade but also willing to share what has worked and not worked for them so far. The event brought to you by Indian Chamber of Commerce and Mumbai Angels Network has generated tremendous interest from various stakeholders from the ecosystem. The said event – ‘BEYOND’ is scheduled to happen for the first time in Mumbai on Thursday, 27th February 2019.
Broad Highlights: This is a Multi track event with three parallel tracks happening simultaneously:
1. The First track has panel discussions with the topmost investors, thinkers and wealth creators focussing on series of Top-of-mind subjects such as ‘What’s going to power the next Trillion Dollar economy, How to build the next Unicorn and whether Scalability is the Mantra or Sustainability.
2. A Second parallel track is going to comprise of variety of Master Classes ranging from topics as diverse as ‘ Navigating the legal labyrinth ‘ , ‘ Alternative Fund Raise Avenues’ to ‘ Growing the Startup across borders.
3. The third parallel track will feature promising Startups pitching to investors. This track is only available to Investors, who have bought the Investors pass.
Addressing to media persons Mr. Ameve Sharma , Chairman ICC Western India ; President Baidyanath Ayurveda Pvt Ltd said, “ ICC has been on forefront of Multitude of Industry specific issues and it was only natural that the exponentially mushrooming startup ecosystem gets industry status and takes its rightful space as the emerging contributors to the national economy. BEYOND hopes to propel this initiative and ICC sees this as a big step forward to make the ecosystem think and act to identify and support the wealth engines of the next decade”.
Commenting on the above during the press conference, Ms Nandini Mansinghka, CEO and MD, Mumbai Angels Network said, ‘’ We have been seeing events with a very immediate focus but the time has come to look beyond what is happening in the Startup Ecosystem today and understand the drivers of wealth creators for the next decade. The event BEYOND promises to challenge the current set of wealth creators and seek answers to creating an even brighter future for India as a Startup Nation.
About ICC: The Indian Chamber of Commerce has been organizing the ICC Start up Pad since 2014, in various parts of India. The aim has been to motivate prospective or new entrepreneurs, by providing a platform for them to interact, learn and network with some of the successful players who would guide them about various aspects of entrepreneurship and setting up of new ventures. The Central Government and a large number of State Governments have established their respective start up policies in their bid to boost the start up ecosystem nationwide.
About MA: Started in 2006, Mumbai Angels Network(The MA Network) is India’s premier investment platform focused on investments in new ventures. The MA Network is today 350+ members strong across 7 chapters (Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Goa and Pune). We have built a strong investment framework through which we showcase 60-70 highly curated investment opportunities to our member base, chosen from a funnel of 4500-5000 companies we review every year. The network now has a 130+ strong portfolio with 30+ exits. Several of whom were at multiples comparable with global benchmarks in new venture investing.ends