Tue, 18 Feb|
London South Bank University
How to pitch to Investors: Maximising your Investment
How do you plan your pitch to investors? Come and learn valuable skills to pitch your business idea to potential investors.
Time & Location
18 Feb 2020, 13:30 – 17:30
London South Bank University, 90 London Road
About The Event
How to pitch to Investors: Maximising your InvestmentAbout this Event
How to pitch to Investors
This workshop on 'How to Pitch to Investors: Maximising your Investment’ will give:
- individuals the opportunity to learn about the content that goes into preparing a pitch deck
- a leave-behind-deck
- 60-second elevator pitch
Participants will have the opportunity to pitch their elevator pitch during the workshop for their business and will receive immediate feedback that they can take away to improve the communication of their business ideas and develop an effective story to pitch and win funding.
Please come prepared with a 60 -second elevator pitch.
Dr Salman Malik is the founder and CEO of MicroSpray Technologies Ltd; a science-driven startup that aims to revolutionise particle engineering in high-value markets.
As well as being an engineer and academic, Salman is an entrepreneur. He has experience of raising funds through private angel investors, government-backed grants, business plan competitions and has pitched successfully at numerous events for non-dilutive funds. Salman has solely raised more than £350k and was awarded scholarships, travel grants, bursaries and prizes also throughout his time at University.
Before his PhD, Salman received a first class bachelor’s degree (BEng) in Biomedical Engineering where he received the course medal prize, followed by a distinction in both his Master’s degrees (MSc, MRes) from UCL. During his PhD, he became the first research student at UCL to establish an innovation pipeline between UCL and Yale University to encourage technology transfer and spin-out activity between the institutions.
Salman sits on the Industry Advisory Board for UCL’s Faculty of Engineering and was recently appointed as an Associate Academic at London South Bank University, where he teaches on Enterprise Workshops. He aims to share his experience and knowledge with aspiring entrepreneurs looking to commercialise their ideas and build high-growth startups.