HBAN (Halo Business Angel Network), the all-island organisation responsible for the promotion of business angel investment, and a joint initiative of Enterprise Ireland, InterTradeIreland and Invest Northern Ireland, is hosting ‘Angel Investing South East Showcase’.
The event is for investors and people considering becoming investors in Waterford, Wexford, Carlow, Kilkenny, Tipperary and Laois and is being organised by the South East Business Angel Network (SEBAN).
Industry thought leaders will be on hand to demystify angel investing and provide practical information on how to get the most out of backing Ireland’s most innovative start-ups.
Aidan Shine, HBAN Co-Ordinator for the South East region will moderate a panel discussion featuring prominent angel investor Karl Fitzpatrick, who will provide insights on the investor experience and the 2021 pipeline of pre-qualified investment opportunities. CEO of fintech start-up Loanitt, John Duggan will discuss the benefits of working with angels for an entrepreneur. Last year Loanitt secured a €570,000 investment from HBAN syndicate, South East Business Angel Network (SEBAN), along with Enterprise Ireland to accelerate its expansion.
Aidan O’Driscoll, HBAN Coordinator for the South West region and founder of Irrus Investments – the Life Sciences investment group – will overview the due diligence process and other steps to be aware of on the angel investing journey.