Meet The Investors: Bridging The Gender Gap in Access to Capital

Meet The Investors: Bridging The Gender Gap in Access to Capital
Date and Time
7:00pm — 9:00pm AEDT
Online event
Getting Started, Funding, Growth
Hear a panel of investors and female founders discuss their experience of raising capital and network with the startup investor community.

Female founders: if you are ready to SCALE your business and want to access the world of funding and investment, you must not miss this opportunity.

This event is part of the InvestHer Program run by Inspiring Rare Birds with the support of the City of Sydney and is also taking part in Spark Festival 2021

An evening of insights and expertise PLUS the opportunity to network and meet the local investment community.

Meet the people who matter: venture capital experts, angel investors, crowdfunders and serial entrepreneurs.

Get the knowledge, confidence and introductions you need to be investment ready.
This event includes opportunity to go into breakout rooms to meet and network with members of the investment community.


Kylie Frazer, Founder Flying Fox Ventures

Previously Founder of Eleanor Venture, Kylie brings over 20 years of experience in technology capital raising and M&A across Australia, Asia, and the United States. Throughout her legal career, Kylie has advised ASX200 and international companies on landmark deals across sectors including technology, agriculture, and consumer products.

Sarah Neill, Founder, Mys Tyler

Having successfully pitched for funding for her business, Sarah knows all the tricks and pitfalls and wants to help women navigate their way to a successful capital raise.

Jo-Ann Suchard, Associate Professor of Finance at UNSW - entrepreneurial finance and member of Sydney Angels

Jo-Ann has expertise in entrepreneurial finance, particularly the impact of venture capital, private equity and government grant funding on firm success and innovation. She has undertaken funded research to support policy development and change initiatives for the Australian Investment Council (formerly the Australian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association)

Tom Dawkins, Co-founder and CEO, StartSomeGood is an innovation agency and global social enterprise ecosystem builder. Its goal is to support emerging social entrepreneurs around the world to design, test, launch and grow social impact projects in order to increase the pace of innovation for social change. Tom runs the crowdfunding platform, the Good Hustle social enterprise design program and the #StartingGood Virtual Summit, the world's biggest annual online gathering of early-stage social entrepreneurs.

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