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Pitching for Investment with Edith Yeung
29/10/18 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Jobs for NSW invites you to an exclusive event with international venture capitalist Edith Yeung.
One of Silicon Valley’s ‘investors you must know’, Edith Yeung is Partner, 500 Startups (Greater China) and leads the blockchain accelerator program.
Edith has invested in over 50 startups and can help you understand what makes a good pitch, and what she looks for in a startup to invest in.
This intimate fireside chat will include question time and a networking opportunity.
DATE AND TIME
Mon. 29 October 2018
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm AEDT
(4pm: Pitching for Investment with Edith Yeung, 5pm: Networking Drinks)
Upstairs Startup Hub
Level 1/203-209 Russell St
Bathurst, NSW 2795
Edith Yeung, Partner at 500 Startups invests in mobile, AI, and blockchain startups, including Stellar, Nebulas, Hooked, DayDayCook, Silk Labs (acquired by Apple), Fleksy (acquired by Pinterest), Human (acquired by Mapbox), AISense, Penrose, Cryworks, Piper, Apptopia, Palantir and many more.
Before 500, Edith ran marketing for Dolphin Browser, a Sequoia Capital-backed mobile browser with over 150 million installs worldwide. Edith also worked with many Fortune 500 companies such as Siebel, Oracle, AMS, AT&T Wireless and Autodesk. You can also find some of her work on BBC, Bloomberg, CNBC, CBS , NPR, Techcrunch, Next Web, Mashable, Read Write Web, Fora, etc. She frequently speaks on China & Silicon Valley investment landscape.