Why China and Europe need each other: inside the mind of a seasoned European investor in Hong Kong

Wed, Apr 22, 2020, 1:00 PM (CEST)

About this event

David Baverez, seasoned investor across Europe and Asia, will be joining us on April 22nd at 1PM (CEST) to explain why China and Europe need each other and share his insights about the West-East arbitrage, the CoVid-19 and how to approach Angel investors. Another amazing event brought to you by the collaboration between Startup Grind Chengdu & Paris. 

David Baverez,在亚洲和欧洲的资深投资人,将于四月22日欧洲中部时间下午1点分享他在中西方套现交易的经验和见解,COVID19后期创业公司的商业机会,如何接触天使投资人。创业磨坊巴黎和成都再次倾力合作,推出新一期线上活动。

David Baverez, un investisseur aguerri en Europe et en Asie, nous rejoindra le 22 Avril à 13:00 (Heure de Paris) pour expliquer pourquoi la Chine et la Europe on besoin l’un de l’autre et partager ses idées sur l’arbitrage entre la l’Ouest et l’Est, l'épidémie de CoVid-19, et comment approcher les business angels. Encore un evenement remarquable de la collaboration entre Startup Grind Chengdu et Paris.


This event will be conducted in English. Feel free to join our local group on WeChat below with Chinese translation provided, more questions proposed and stay connected.

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About the topic 关于话题 A propos du sujet

The goal is to give entrepreneurs, innovators, managers, students unique and valuable insights that were informed by 25 years of experience in investment. David will take us into the world view that guides his investments, partly based on a critical idea: China & Europe need each other. David will also speak about West-East arbitrage, the CoVid-19 opportunities and how to approach Angel Investors.


Le but de cet événement est de donner au entrepreneurs, innovateurs, managers et étudiants les observations critiques qui sont construite sur les 25 ans d'expérience en investissement. David nous emmenera dans sa vision du monde qui en partie repose sur une idée importante: que la Chine et l’Europe ont besoin l’un de l’autre. David va aussi parler des arbitrage entre l’Ouest et l’Est, les opportunités qui vont apparaître a la suite de l'épidémie de CoVid-19 et comment approcher des business angels.

Potential questions 可能聊到的问题 Questions potentielles

COVID-19 Impact 疫情效应 L’impact du COVID-19

With the shock of COVID-19 how is the world’s economic landscape shifting towards, especially between Europe, China and the US? 受疫情重创世界经济格局在怎样洗牌?尤其在欧洲、中国、美国这三大经济体之间?Quelles sont les conséquences du COVID-19 sur l'économie mondiale, en particulier l’Europe, la Chine et les Etats-Unis?

What are the post COVID-19 business opportunities for startups? 新冠肺炎疫情后期创业公司有哪些商业机会?Quel sont les opportunités a la sortie de la crise du CoVid-19 pour les startups?

Geopolitical Impact 地缘效应 Impact Geopolitique

What is a WEST-EAST Arbitrage? 到底什么是东西套利? Qu’est ce que arbitrage OUEST - EST?

How important is understanding policies and political implications for cross-border startups? 理解政策导向和政治影响对跨境项目有多重要?Quelle est l’importance de la compréhension des politiques publiques et des régulations pour les startups ayant des opérations dans plusieurs pays?

Angels for Startups 创业者的天使 Business Angels pour startups

What is the best way to approach Angel investors? 如何寻找天使投资人?Quel est la meilleur façon d’approcher un business angel?

China was facing an ‘investment winter’, now Europe also suffers from the COVID-19 crisis. What is really the sentiment amongst Angel investors and High Net Worths like yourself? 中国仍在资本寒冬,现在欧洲又受疫情冲击。天使投资人和高净值群体到底是什么样的情绪和态度?China voyait un ralentissement des investissements, maintenant l’Europe souffre de l'épidémie de COVID-19. Quel est le sentiment sur la reprise des investissements dans les jeune startups pour les business angels?

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