"This programme will help you understand the challenges faced by various actors from across the VC landscape"
Professor Julian Birkinshaw
Deputy Dean, Executive Education
An intensive four-day professional development programme for Venture Capital Professionals and Family Offices run by London Business School and co-developed with QVentures. The programme aims to provide the best practices in Venture Capital and fill the gaps in training through hands-on learning experiences and practical case studies in a challenging interactive environment.
Refine your professional investment practice in Venture Capital and early-stage investments. From origination, due diligence, deal structuring, portfolio management to term sheet negotiation.
Improve your Venture Capital skills and compare best practices across the investment cycle.
Question your assumptions and be exposed to leading academics and keynote speakers."
VC Investment Professionals (3 years+)
Sophisticated Investors in Early-Stage Companies
VC professionals (3 years+), Family Offices and Sophisticated Investors often learn the VC investment profession and key skills through experiential learning and have little formal training. The aim of the course is to build a rounded professional practice and help share best practices between the participants to improve those skill sets.
Finally, this is an opportunity to question your assumptions and refine your strategy and invest with conviction, be exposed to trends and connect with a strong network of professionals, leading academics and successful entrepreneurs.
Registration opens: 9th December 2019
Application deadline: 3rd February 2020
Course delivery: 27th - 30th April 2020
Dates: 27 - 30 April 2020
Fees: £5,999 + VAT
Duration: 4 Days
Cohort: 25 Students
Location: LBS Campus
Associate Professor of Management Practice in Strategy and Entrepreneurship; Academic Director of the Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship
Assistant Professor, Strategy and Entrepreneurship; Gaming Entrepreneur
Professor of Accounting
QVentures is a network of Family Offices, Successful Entrepreneurs and Super Angels investing in Venture Capital. With a community of over 1,000 vetted and qualified investors from 21 different countries, QVentures curates investments for its network primarily focussed on stages Pre-Seed to Series A. In addition to the Direct Investment, QVentures manages a PreSeed/Seed Fund on behalf of its investors.
The calibre of QVentures membership attracts the most promising entrepreneurs, with the team reviewing on average 100 new deals per month. QVentures proudly aligns itself with the entrepreneurs, providing support throughout the fundraising process and after, and works to foster a community amongst portfolio companies. Through this, QVentures positively impacts job creation and equal opportunity in the UK.
With close ties Family Offices in the UK and Asia, QVentures is dedicated to providing education on all things co-investment and direct investment-related for the NextGeneration. Through their Educational Series, QVentures invites industry leaders to host thought-leadership sessions for members to provide deeper learning and understanding on a topical issue or theme in the market. By hosting Family Office specific events, QVentures brings together like-minded individuals and facilitates introductions where beneficial for the NextGen of investing.