Investment trends that could emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic

Johannesburg
Fri, May 29, 1:00 PM (SAST)

About this event

COVID-19 is putting the global economy into a tailspin. Many countries are heading for very sudden and unprecedented recession. This crisis will catalyze some huge changes. Few industries will avoid being either reformed, restructured or removed. Agility, scalability and automation will be the watchwords for this new era of business, and those that have these capabilities now will be the winners, but who will be the winners in a post-pandemic economy?

Join us as we uncover this with Craig McLeod.

Craig McLeod was previously CEO of Grotech Venture Capital fund and brings great experience having raised and led a VC fund before. He is currently CEO and Co-Founder of Get Build, a PaaS Website builder, and has forged strong partnerships with Google, 2Checkout, Microsoft, Facebook and many more. He also sits on the emeritus boards of a number of startups, as well as serving as mentor to a number of hubs, VC funds and incubators.

Previous highlights include having worked for Mark Shuttleworth, written an online bank, security consulting to governments, and UX design as one of the world’s top selling template authors. His last start-up co-founded with a Canadian partner prior to build was founded on $4000, and went on to a make 6000% return per annum.

He can also be found out and about speaking on Startups, Agile, UX Design, Information security, and has previously spoken at many events sponsored by the likes of Microsoft, Pearson, Amex, Adobe and others. Craig is passionate about mentoring, start-up’s and business partnerships.

He has served as lecturer of the following subjects: BSc Comp Sci(NCC CAMBRIDGE), MCSE, MCSD, CCIE, Digital Marketing, Graphic Design, Information Security.

Speaker

  • Craig McLeod

    Craig McLeod

    BoxCommerce

    Founder

    Craig McLeod was previously CEO of Grotech Venture Capital fund and brings great experience having raised and led a VC fund before.

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    Friday, May 29
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (SAST)

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