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Finance 101 Masterclass: All you need to know about finance for early-stage...

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PIXEL Labs, National Design Centre #02-04

111 Middle Road

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Limited seats on a first-come-first-served basis, secure yours NOW!
$10 for entrepreneurs, $20 for others.


Are you often lost with all the different accounting terms and don't know how they relate to your social impact startup?
Are you searching for an effective process to track your financial and corporate information so you can focus more on your business and impact?
Are you looking to speak the same language when fundraising with potential investors/grantmakers?

If you answer YES to the above, look no further and join us!

The aim of this workshop is to use plain language to explain core accounting concepts so that you, as a startup founder can start keeping track of essential financial and corporate information, and know how to do it effectively so you are always ready to communicate with confidence with your key stakeholders. We will also share some interesting facts about directors' obligations and responsibilities so you can protect yourselves and discharge your duties effectvely!

No prior knowledge of accounting and finance is required.


Who should join?

  • You run a tech or social enterprise but don't have any in-house financial experience
  • You have some basic knowledge of finance but lack an effective tracking process for your startup
  • You want to launch and look to build the right foundations for your startup

What will you learn?
  • Key accounting terms & concepts relevant for startups, and apply them immediately in your business
  • Ways to analyse your financial information to figure out which part of the business operations to improve
  • Creating investors' confidence in your financial and non-financial records, and always be ready for fundraising, audit, etc.
  • Essential obligations & responsibilities as a director so you can discharge your duties effectively

Schedule:
  • Refreshments & registration
  • Introduction to accounting & finance for startups
  • Maintaining management account and other bookkeeping process
  • Transition from compliance to external scrutiny, e.g. fundraising
  • Sharing on directorship and other essential compliance matters
  • Q&As
  • Closing & Networking


About the facilitators:

MICHELLE HO, SENIOR MANAGER, PwC

  • 15 years experience in accounting & finance, including 2 years in the US
  • Industry: Technology, Gaming, Pharmaceutical and Fund Management
  • Specific experience: Singapore listed companies audits, US Sarbanes-Oxley & SEC audits and US IPO
  • Licensed CPA of California Board of Accountancy
  • Member of ICPAS, Singapore


LEE HOCK HENG, SENIOR MANAGER, PwC

  • 18 years experience in corporate secretarial, corporate compliance and governance
  • Industry: Banking and Insurance, Electronics, Entertainment and Telecommunication
  • Specific experience: IPO, Merger & Acquisition, secondary fund raising exercises
  • Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators
  • Affiliate member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants


ADRIAN CHEW, PROGRAM MANAGER & SOCIAL IMPACT COACH, UNFRAMED

  • Drives the program & curriculum as well as social impact assessment at UNFRAMED
  • 3 years with Conjunct Consulting, a pro-bono consultancy for social enterprises & non-profits
  • 2.5 years experience in financial audit, including an IPO client on the US stock exchange
  • Industry: Publishing, Electronics, Entertainment and Telecommunication


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