Journey to the West – Opportunities for Chinese startups in Europe, with Leon Ge at Partech Partners
西游漫记 – 中国初创企业欧洲取金，对话栢德资本葛小梁
Leon Ge, Principal & Head of Asia Initiatives from Partech Partners, will be joining us on April 8th at 7PM (China Standard Time) to speak about the European tech landscape and the opportunities for Chinese startups in Europe. Don't miss this first collaboration between Startup Grind Chengdu & Paris.
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About the topic 关于话题
The goal is to help entrepreneurs and startups to get a better understanding of the complex European investment and startup landscape. Leon will share his insights about why start or expand in Europe, what are the successful cases of European expansions, and what can European and Chinese entrepreneurs learn from each other.
Potential questions 可能聊到的问题
- What are the best startup ecosystems (cities) in Europe? 欧洲哪些城市有最好的创业生态环境？
- Is there a “go-to-Europe” market strategy for Chinese startups? And how? 对中国初创企业，是否有一个放之欧洲而皆准的入场和扩张策略？
- What are the main advantages & drawbacks of starting up in Europe compared to in China or the US? 在欧洲创业较中美的主要优劣是什么？
- What was your biggest investment mistake? And what did you learn from it? 你最糟糕的一次投资辛酸史？从中学到了什么？
About Partech Partners
Partech is a global venture capital firm with offices in San Francisco, Paris, Berlin and Dakar. Partech invests in Internet and information technology startups at seed, venture and growth stages.
With €1.3B under active management, Partech is consistently ranked among the top 10 VC funds worldwide and number one in Europe by Preqin (the US leading independent research organisation).
Most Partners have been entrepreneurs themselves or have held management positions within tech companies. The partnership acts and invests as a single team, helping entrepreneurs build fast-growing tech and digital companies addressing large markets across multiple continents.
Companies backed by Partech have completed 21 initial public offerings and more than 50 major M&A transactions with leading international companies.