Nicola McClafferty (Draper Esprit)

Dublin
May 31, 2017 / 6:30 PM

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About this event

Our guest this month is Nicola McClafferty: Nicola joined Draper Esprit as Investment Director in 2017. Prior to this she was co-founder and CEO of Covetique.com, a leading online retailer of pre-owned luxury fashion. Covetique was sold to ASOS plc in 2015. Prior to this, Nicola spent 5 years as a Venture Capital investor, focusing on early-stage consumer internet and media start-ups with Balderton Capital and latterly Ravensbeck. Nicola started her career as an Investment Banking analyst in the technology team of Jefferies International in London. Nicola has been a speaker at London College of Fashion’s Digital Fashion Conference, Google Campus, London Women’s Forum and Dublin’s Archipelago. Nicola has also been a start-up mentor on the Enterprise Ireland Retailer Ready programme. In 2014 Nicola was shortlisted for the Female Entrepreneur of the Year award at the GP Bullhound Investor Allstars.

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Nicola McClafferty (Draper Esprit)

Nicola McClafferty

Draper Esprit

Nicola McClafferty joined Draper Esprit as Investment Director in 2017. Prior to this she was co-founder and CEO of Covetique.com, a leading online retailer of pre-owned luxury fashion. Covetique was sold to ASOS plc in 2015.

Prior to this, Nicola spent 5 years as a Venture Capital investor, focusing on early-stage consumer internet and media start-ups with Balderton Capital and latterly Ravensbeck. Nicola started her career as an Investment Banking analyst in the technology team of Jefferies International in London.

Nicola has been a speaker at London College of Fashion’s Digital Fashion Conference, Google Campus, London Women’s Forum and Dublin’s Archipelago. Nicola has also been a start-up mentor on the Enterprise Ireland Retailer Ready programme. In 2014 Nicola was shortlisted for the Female Entrepreneur of the Year award at the GP Bullhound Investor Allstars. Nicola graduated from University College Dublin with a first class honours degree in International Commerce and French.

Date and Time
May 31, 2017
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
 
Address
Google Ireland
Barrow St
Dublin, Dublin 2
 
Agenda
6:30 pm Networking and Food
7:30 pm Fireside Chat
8:30 pm Networking
 

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