We’re sitting down for another Campfire! This time, Seedcamp will be taking the stage with some seriously interesting speakers.
Seedcamp is Europe's seed fund, investing early in world-class founders attacking large, global markets and solving real problems using technology. Seedcamp
fast-tracks a founder's vision and creates value through immediate access to smart capital, a lifelong community of support and a global network built upon a decade's experience backing exceptional talent. The Seedcamp nation includes over 250 startups building breakout businesses that change the way people live, interact and buy and includes the likes of fintech unicorn, Transferwise, Revolut, UiPath, wefox, Property Partner and viz.ai.
6.15 pm: Arrival
6.45 pm: Kick off
6.50 pm: Carlos on European investment landscape and Seedcamp's portfolio and investment strategy
7.10 pm: Founders' Panel, Samir @ doctorly, Lara @ Brix moderated by Carlos Espinal
7.30 pm: Q&A
7.45 pm: Event close
Carlos is Managing Partner at Seedcamp, the leading European seed fund investing in pre-seed and seed stage businesses. Carlos hails originally from Latin America and joined Seedcamp in '09 following stints as an Associate at Doughty Hanson Technology Ventures and as an engineer for the Advanced Communications Technologies group of The New York Stock Exchange (SIAC). Carlos is passionate about working closely with founders from their earliest stage, supporting them across everything from finding product-market-fit to setting fundraising milestones. He published a successful book on that very topic, The Fundraising Fieldguide, in 2015. Carlos is frequently listed as one of the most influential voices in tech and VC and spearheaded the launch of Seedsummit.org, working alongside key partners to democratize information and provide free legal reference documents for entrepreneurs across Europe and parts of Asia. You can find Carlos podcasting at 'This Much I Know' where he interviews leading tech voices, innovators, entrepreneurs, investors and operators as they share their stories with Seedcamp's global audience.
Samir el Alami, CEO doctorly, HealthTech
Samir has worked within the international startup scene across multiple industries, (Fintech, Dating, Social, Insurtech, Healthtech), over the past 10 years. Previously a CMO, Samir is a big believer in the power of PR, a strong mission-lead brand, product-first-marketing, and growth-hacking within large industries in need of disruption. He is the co-founder and CEO of doctorly, a cutting-edge cloud-based practice management software for doctors. doctorly is tackling the systemic inefficiencies plaguing the health industry by providing doctors with modern technology, fully focused on digitizing their operations, administration, data, and interactions with patients allowing doctors to focus on what really matters: spending time with patients.
Lara Hämmerle, Co-Founder Brix, Insurtech
Lara is a Product Person with a passion for Growth Marketing & Analytics. Together with Til Klein, she founded the Berlin-based InsurTech startup Brix in 2017. Their goal is to re-invent private pension plans and make them attractive for today's generation. Brix uses the power of the first peer backed security buffer to create a flexible and digital private pension that will cover you for life. Prior to Brix, Lara worked for multiple B2C focused startups and is a Growth Tribe Alumni.