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Dine with Investment Manager at Burda Principal Investments: fundraising for consumer tech
September 11, 2019 @ 6:45 pm - 10:00 pm
Enjoy dinner drinks and a chance to meet…
Thomas Juvin is Investment Manager at Burda Principal Investments, a division of Hubert Burda Media, that provides long term growth equity for fast growing digital technology and media companies. Burda Principal Investments have invested in a portfolio of highly successful consumer internet companies in Europe, the U.S. and Asia and in the past, Hubert Burda Media has invested in internet platforms such as Etsy, zooplus, HolidayCheck, or Xing AG.
What they invest in…
Burda Principal Investments have invested in a portfolio of highly successful consumer internet companies in Europe, the US and Asia. They focus on investing in eCommerce and marketplace ventures.
Burda Principal Investments portfolio Includes…
Their current portfolio includes the likes of Zilingo, Vinted, Skillshare, Baublebar, M.Gemi, Notonthehighstreet, Bloom & Wild, Carsome and Wait What.
The dinner conversation will be…
As a dedicated and highly experienced investment professional, Thomas is always keen to meet with eCommerce and marketplace ventures, visionary entrepreneurs, and to offer advice and opinion to the wider startup community. Thomas will be speaking about:
✓ How Burda have built a strong track record in internet-centric businesses.
✓ The typical traits that make a consumer internet company successful.
✓ Mistakes that eCommerce and marketplace ventures often make.
✓ Future tech trends that will impact on the eCommerce and marketplace tech sector.
✓ What Burda Principal Investments look for when investing in a tech company.
Who is Thomas Juvin?
Thomas joined Burda in 2017 and is now an Investment Manager of Burda Principal Investments. He previously spent four years in the investment banking division of Nomura in London, advising on a variety of M&A and capital market transactions within the consumer & retail sectors. His earlier experience includes positions at Apax Partners and Deloitte in Paris. Thomas holds an MSc in Management from EMLyon Business School.