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Meet The VCs with Vickers Ventures

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Found. Prinsep

128 Prinsep Street

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Meet The VC is Found.'s exclusive fireside chat series with leading VCs (Venture Capitalists) where they share their tools and insights into the local fundraising scene to get you ready for (more) investment. From seed to growth stage investing, we have got you covered with our monthly Meet The VCs series!

In our next session in our Meet The VCs series, we are going to answer any question a startup has about building a business that lasts and raising investment from Vickers Ventures.

Vickers Venture Partners is a leading venture capital firm focusing on venture capital investments in Asia and beyond. With presence in Shanghai, Singapore and California, the group manages 4 funds and proprietary capital. Their portfolio covers life sciences, technology, media, and telecommunications as well as consumer and financial services.

Key takeaways from the session include:

  1. Their personal journey in VC

  2. What Vickers Ventures looks for when making an investment into a startup

  3. Using data analytics to identify high-potential investments

  4. Successes/failures in their portfolio and lessons learned

  5. Tips and tricks on building a business that last

  6. Other lessons from open Q&A

All tickets purchased includes one drink.

Agenda:

6:45PM: Registration and networking
7:15PM: Fireside Chat with Vickers Ventures and Found. Ventures
8:00PM: Q&A
8:15PM: Networking


About Speakers:

Terence Sim, Associate Director
Mr. Terence Sim joined Vickers in 2009 and is based in Singapore. His responsibilities include working closely with the investment committee with regard to deal sourcing, execution and monitoring. He also provides business strategy, fundraising and exit support and advice to current portfolio companies.

Having previously worked as an analyst in a hedge fund, Terence is also responsible for monitoring the stock markets in the region for the purposes of managing the treasury positions of the Group and the sale of shares of portfolio companies upon IPO listings.

Prior to joining Vickers, Terence worked in the Singapore Department of Statistics in 2009 where he conducted in-depth statistical analysis for various government boards such as the Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Economic Development Board. From 2006 to 2007, he was an Assistant Director of Research in the Singapore Management University E.y.E Investment Club, an organization that promotes financial literacy through the sharing of financial knowledge between tertiary students in Singapore and investment professionals.

Terence graduated from the Singapore Management University magna cum laude with degrees in Business Management (majoring in Finance) and Economics. He is fluent in English and Mandarin.

Ro Charlz, Vice President
Mr. Ro Charlz joined Vickers in 2017 and works on the investment team, focusing on technology and innovation developments. Ro also does investor relations by managing several LP relationships and assisting with the firm’s fund raising activities and strategy.

Prior to joining Vickers, Ro worked in the energy markets space, where he was an active angel investor and co-founder of several ventures. In parallel, he acted as a consultant to the automotive industry for over 10 years, focusing on technology development and motorsports. In this regard, his list of clients included Daimler-Chrysler, Porsche, Lamborghini and other leading automotive companies.

Other than the above, Ro has a background in professional sports, competing professionally worldwide in top-level international competitions, and winning numerous races and championships.

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