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Secrets of a Gazelle: How to grow your start-up fast

29 January 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Upstream is an exciting new network, bringing together people from the global companies, tech and creative start-ups/scaleups who call Hammersmith & Fulham home. Join us for another Upstream drinks & talk.

On Monday 29 January at Work.Life’s (https://work.life/hammersmith/) smart new co-working offices on Hammersmith Road, we will hold “Secrets of a Gazelle: How to grow your start-up fast”, an in-conversation style event with Kirsten Connell, Managing Director at CyLon (https://cylonlab.com/), Europe’s first cybersecurity accelerator. Get her insight based on over a decade working with early stage start-ups, including her time as GM at Seedcamp, where she helped them grow from 39 investments to over 200 in five years.

Thomas Mahon, VP for High Growth & Entrepreneurs at Barclays (https://www.barclays.co.uk/business-banking/sectors/entrepreneurs/)will also be providing advice, drawing on the bank’s experience funding gazelles like Deliveroo. Our final speaker (tbc) will be Andrew Martin, CEO of DynaRisk (https://www.dynarisk.com/), a cybersecurity start-up.

The conversation will be led by Sophie Devonshire, entrepreneur and author of Superfast (https://www.hodder.co.uk/books/detail.page?isbn=9781473661868): How to Lead at Speed (out spring’18).

Join us if you • lead or work in a start-up or scale-up • want to champion a more entrepreneurial style of working in a large company • have entrepreneurial ambitions • want to meet other entrepreneurs in this borough

Venue

Work.Life Hammersmith
Kings House
London, GB
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