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Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. It is powered by Google for Entrepreneurs.

We host monthly events in more than 60 cities and 20 countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies.

Our monthly fireside chat interviews, startup mixers and annual conferences provide ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead.

We aim to build a connected network of vibrant startup communities to help fuel innovation, economic growth and prosperity at the local level.

We believe in making friends, not contacts. We believe in giving, not taking. We believe in helping others before helping yourself. We are truly passionate about helping founders,entrepreneurs and startups succeed. We intend to make their startup journey less lonely, more connected and more memorable.

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Bevorstehende Events (4)

Successful Founders Series: Brent Hoberman and Henry Lane-Fox

A fireside chat with Brent Hoberman, co-founder of Founders Forum, Founders Factory, FirstMinute Capital and LastMinute.com and Henry Lane-Fox, co-founder of Founders Factory, Founders Forum Group and Partner at FirstMinute Capital. We will talk to Brent and Henry about Founders Factory, a disruptor in corporate backed incubation and about FirstMinute Capital and the art of investing in startups. Brent Hoberman is the co-founder and chairman of Founders Forum, a series of intimate invite only events for leading entrepreneurs and senior investors; firstminute capital, a pan-European $100m seed fund, backed by Atomico, Tencent and over 30 unicorn founders as well as Karakuri, a provider of robotics, AI and automation systems. Brent is a former board member of TalkTalk, TimeOut, The Guardian Media Group, Shazam Entertainment and The Economist. He currently sits on the advisory board of LetterOne Technology (a $16bn investment fund), the Oxford Foundry and the UK Gov Digital Advisory Board. Brent is a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum, a former Prime Minister's Business Trade Ambassador and co-chairs the Prime Minister Theresa May's Business Sector Council for Britain in entrepreneurship, scale-ups and small business. In 2015, Brent was awarded a CBE for services to entrepreneurship. Henry Lane-Fox is Co-Founder & CEO of Founders Factory, a corporate backed incubator and accelerator based in London, founded in 2015. Previously, Henry was CEO of Founders Forum Group where he co-founded Founders Intelligence, SmartUp.io and Grip. Henry still remains a partner at Founders Forum, serves as Executive Chairman at Founders Intelligence and most recently, became a partner at firstminute capital. Henry began his career in digital as a member of the founding team at lastminute.com. He has deep experience of advising global brands and institutional investors on digital transformation, emerging technologies and start-up partnerships, working closely with companies such as Sky, Visa, Tesco, Silver Lake and L’Oréal. Join us, learn from their insights and apply them at your company. Agenda 6:00 PM: Welcome drink 6:30 PM: Fireside chat 7:15 PM: Q & A 7:30 PM: Networking drinks, nibbles 8:45 PM: Finish We are the community for the world's entrepreneurs. We educate, inspire, and connect[masked] entrepreneurs in 600 cities around 125 countries. This is a ticketed event, book yours here: https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-london-presents-fireside-chat-with-brent-hoberman-and-henry-lane-fox/#/

Secrets of Sand Hill Road by Scott Kupor. Managing Partner @ Andreessen Horowitz

A fireside chat with Scott Kupor about the Secrets of Sand Hill Road. Scott Kupor is the managing partner at Andreessen Horowitz where he is responsible for all operational aspects of running the firm. He has been with the firm since its inception in 2009 and has overseen its rapid growth, from three employees to 150+ and from $300 million in assets under management to more than $10 billion. Prior to joining Andreessen Horowitz, Scott worked as vice president and general manager of Software-as-a-Service at Hewlett Packard. Scott joined HP in 2007 as part of the Opsware acquisition, where he was senior vice president of Customer Solutions. In this role, he had global responsibility for customer interaction, including professional services, technical pre-sales, and customer support. Scott joined Opsware shortly after the company’s founding and held numerous executive management positions including vice president, financial planning and vice president, corporate development. In these roles, he led the company’s private financing activities as well as its initial public offering in 2001. Scott also started the company’s Asia Pacific operations and led the execution of the company’s multiple acquisitions. Prior to Opsware, Scott represented software companies in both financing and mergers and acquisitions transactions at Credit Suisse First Boston and Lehman Brothers. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Stanford University with a bachelor’s degree in public policy with honors and distinction. Scott also holds a law degree with distinction from Stanford University and is a member of the State Bar of California. Scott is chairman of the board of Genesys Works; cofounder and co-director of the Stanford Venture Capital Director’s College; co-founder and co-director of the Stanford Rock Center’s Guide to Venture-Backed Board Membership; Executive in Residence at Haas School of Business and Boalt School of Law; and a Lecturer at Stanford Law School. He is vice-chair of the investment committee of St. Jude’s Children’s Cancer Research Hospital and also serves as a member of the investment committees for Stanford Medical Center, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, and Lick Wilmerding High School. Scott served as Chairman of the Board of the National Venture Capital Association [masked]). He is the author of the national bestselling book Secrets of Sand Hill Road: Venture Capital and How to Get It, published by Portfolio, a division of Penguin. Scott kindly agreed to share with us the secrets of the world's most influential venture capital cluster in Silicon Valley. Join us and learn from Scott about how the Venture Capital really works. We should have a few more tickets left. Book your ticket here: https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-london-presents-secrets-of-sand-hill-road-by-managing-partner-of-andreessen-horowitz-scott-kupor/#/ Agenda 6:00 PM: Welcome drink 6:30 PM: Fireside chat 7:15 PM: Q & A 7:30 PM: Summer party drinks, nibbles 8:45 PM: Finish We are the community for the world's entrepreneurs. We educate, inspire, and connect 2,000,000 entrepreneurs in 500 cities around 125 countries.

Very Successful Founders Series

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Every month we invite founders of very successful companies or investors to share with us what they have learn when building their companies and how they did it. We hosted founders/CEOs of companies: - Eventbrite - Shazam - Metrobank, Monzo, Revolut, Starling Bank - Skype - Just Eat, Deliveroo - Transferwise - LastMinute.com - TechCrunch - Slack - Stripe - Wework and many others. Join us, learn from their insights and apply them at your company. Agenda 6:00 PM: Welcome drink 6:30 PM: Fireside chat 7:15 PM: Q & A 7:30 PM: Summer party drinks, nibbles 9:00 PM: Finish We are the community for the world's entrepreneurs. We educate, inspire, and connect[masked] entrepreneurs in 600 cities around 125 countries.

Very Successful Founders Series

8 Devonshire Square

Every month we invite founders of very successful companies or investors to share with us what they have learn when building their companies and how they did it. We hosted founders/CEOs of companies: - Eventbrite - Shazam - Metrobank, Monzo, Revolut, Starling Bank - Skype - Just Eat, Deliveroo - Transferwise - LastMinute.com - TechCrunch - Slack - Stripe - Wework and many others. Join us, learn from their insights and apply them at your company. Agenda 6:00 PM: Welcome drink 6:30 PM: Fireside chat 7:15 PM: Q & A 7:30 PM: Summer party drinks, nibbles 9:00 PM: Finish We are the community for the world's entrepreneurs. We educate, inspire, and connect[masked] entrepreneurs in 600 cities around 125 countries.

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