Startup Grind UCT is hosting the very first in-person Panel Discussion Event at the University of Cape Town! We are hosting Carly Barnes the Head of Brand and Relationship Manager at EasyEquities and Rupert Finnemore, the CEO of EasyProperties. Join us as we seek to uncover the Essential Financial Decisions Startups and Students can make to ensure personal and financial growth.
About this event
Startup Grind UCT is hosting the very first in-person Panel Discussion Event at the University of Cape Town! We are hosting Carly Barnes, the Head of Brand and Relationship Management at EasyEquities and Rupert Finnemore, the CEO of EasyProperties. Join us as we seek to uncover the Essential Financial Decisions Startups and Students can make to ensure personal and financial growth.
Carly Barnes isthe Head of Brand and Relationship Management at EasyEquities, a subsidiary of JSE listed Purple Group Limited (PPE), which is an online platform that allows anyone to buy shares in the brands and companies they love. EasyEquities has several innovation and business awards from Business Day, Accenture, Startup Grind and FinTech Africa. They are also the top Tax-Free Savings provider by Financial Mail & Intellidex – since the inception of the Tax-Free Savings Account by government. Carly, an AFDA BA Honours Degree in Live Performance graduate has previously worked as Customer Relationship Marketing Specialist at Lulalend before becoming the Head of Brand at EasyEquities.
Rupert Finnemore is the CEO of EasyProperties, which comprises of founders, partners, staff, and leaders in FinTech and real estate development aiming to deliver a PropTech platform that serves to democratise property investing. EasyProperties is passionate about changing the traditional belief that investing in property is hard, by disrupting and removing the barriers of entry into the market. Rupert is a Saïd Business School, University of Oxford graduate and obtained his Fintech and Proptech certification in 2018.
Join us for what promises to be an exciting and interactive event. Get a chance to meet the Startup Grind UCT team behind all the events, engage and ask questions to our panel. Connect with other people who are like-minded and are aspiring entrepreneurs, as well as sponsors that will be attending the event. There will be food, beverages and giveaways provided free of charge.
Date: 23rd April 2022 (Saturday)
Time: 10:00am - 13:00pm (3 hour event)
Venue: University of Cape Town, Chris Hani Lecture Hall (Level 1)
Dress code: Smart Casual
Make sure to RSVP for the Event because the venue has limited capacity.