Women in Venture Capital - Zoom Panel Discussion with Samantha Wong, Lauren Fong and Heather Gaddoniex

Online via Zoom - https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84800268259 Auckland, 1010 Auckland
Thu, Nov 25, 3:30 PM (NZDT)

Have you always wondered what it really took to work within a Venture Capital Firm or how to get their attention? Startup Grind Auckland has the privilege of hosting (via Zoom) three amazing women this month who are in the AU/NZ Venture Capital space. We will cover everything from how they got into the VC space to tips and advice around what they are looking for in their next venture investments!

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About this event

Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84800268259

About
this event:

This month, Startup Grind are hosting a panel with three amazing women in the AU/NZ Venture Capital space. We will cover everything from how they got into the VC space to tips and advice around what they are looking for in their next venture investments.


Here are some more details on our panelists:

Samantha Wong:

Sam is a General Partner at Blackbird Ventures, an early stage technology venture capital fund.

Blackbird is backing ambitious founders building global businesses. Originally operating only in Australia and now moving into the NZ market.

Blackbird was an early investor in some of the biggest Aussie startup successes – Canva, Zoox, Safety Culture and CultureAmp.

Heather Gaddoniex:

Operating Partner and CMO at Global From Day One

Heather is a growth-oriented marketing leader passionate about bringing world-changing technologies to market and scaling impact.

Lauren Fong:

Lauren Fong is currently the ArcAngels Manager at Icehouse Ventures.

Lauren is helping manage a network of angel investors that exclusively invest in female startups. Last year, Lauren helped raise millions for NZ’s first fund that will invest specifically in women-led ventures. Her mission is to help female founders access funding in NZ. 

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Speakers

  • Lauren Fong

    Lauren Fong

    Icehouse Ventures

    ArcAngels Manager

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  • Samantha Wong

    Samantha Wong

    Blackbird

    General Partner

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  • Heather Gadonniex

    Heather Gadonniex

    Global From Day One

    Operating Partner

    See Bio
  • When

    Thursday, Nov 25
    3:30 PM - 5:15 PM (NZDT)

    Where

    Online via Zoom
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84800268259 Auckland1010

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    • Sinead Lunt

      Sinead Lunt

      Startup Grind Auckland

      Director

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      Rosie De malmanche

      Our Moire UK / Our Closet NZ

      Founder

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    • Sinead Lunt

      Sinead Lunt

      Talent Army

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      Rosie de Malmanche

      Our Closet

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