Wed, Dec 14|
Fashion and Luxury Goods Investment Forum
Introducing fashion, luxury and beauty tech startups to international investors and advisors.
Time & Location
Dec 14, 2022, 6:00 PM GMT+1
About the Event
The Startup Club is pleased to invite you to our Fashion and Luxury Goods Investment Forum.
If you are a fashion, beauty or luxury startup looking for the next investment round, this event presents a unique opportunity for intimate networking with potential investors. If you are a Business Angel or an Investment Fund Manager, our Fashion and Luxury Goods Investment Forum will allow you to discover carefully selected, innovative companies in the industry from all around the world.
The Forum invites startups from different spectrums of the Fashion and Luxury industry to connect with the right investors: from sustainable fashion and clean beauty ventures, to technological innovations in the luxury industry overall - marketplaces, concierge services, luxury travel solutions and more.
By presenting at the Forum, you will gain opportunity to:
- Accelerate your fundraising process by gaining access to new investors;
- Connect with qualified and relevant investors;
- Meet investors under favourable circumstances and get a credible introduction to them (backed up by the brand equity we established with our investors).
- Get exposure in our global entrepreneur and investor community;
- Cost saving associated with travel to meet investors, as opposed to our online conference;
- You presentation recorded for future use.
The event will take place in the following format:
18:00: Introduction by The Startup Club
18:10: Welcoming the Advisory Panel of Investors
18:20: Company Presentations (5-minute pitches followed by 10 minutes of Q&A each)
19:50: Concluding remarks and Informal networking online
- Debra Langley – Lyra Ventures
- Celine Lippi – Luxury Tech Fund
- Guillaume Echaudemaison - Seventures
- Alfredo Orobio Ramirez - Farfetch
Meet the presenting startups:
👠 MARION PARKE (USA) with MARION PARKE and Anne Cashill - Innovative, comfortable and irresistible footwear brand in the accessible luxury market. Surgeon-designed, invisible insole that sculpts to the natural shape of the foot and creates a fit that feels custom 🌍 Impact Shopping, brought by SANGROVE® with Tatiana Alexa - Home of Impact Shopping, a GoTo presell-at-scale marketplace platform creating the NextGen Commerce for collective impact through profitable sustainability ✂️ Catecut (Iceland) with Heiðrún Ósk Sigfúsdóttir - AI-driven personal styling app enabling women to get more out of their wardrobes by discovering clothes that fit, efficiently utilizing existing wardrobes, and making better purchasing decisions to build a sustainable wardrobe. 🌴 Manima (Italy) with Carolina Guthmann - Sicilian Hand-Embroidery as a vehicle of inclusion for a new Regenerative luxury model. Sustainable, unique, bespoke and everlasting products for homes, yachts and wardrobes ❤️ The Heart Company (Germany) with Kristina Rasmussen - Beauty products and fragrances that speak to your heart. A ready to scale post revenue start-up in transition to growth stage with 6 figures revenues on Amazon
What makes our Forum special:
- Nearly 100% of the guests are active investors, Business Angels or principals of the private equity or venture capital firms whom they represent.
- This event is "deal-oriented”, without distractions that keep the spotlight from the presenters. The events are not sponsor-supported and accordingly not heavily populated with service providers.
- Only five companies are featured on the program which provides for high visibility to investors. There are no concurrent activities or competing presentations. All companies present to the entire audience.
🔹 Leonor Alarcón de Puig - Plug and Play Tech Center 🔹 Glen Ellen Brown - Co-founder at Bonfire Group 🔹 Vadim Rogovskiy – 500 Startups, 3D Look 🔹 Claire Kent - Luxury Goods Advisor Non-Executive Director of Prada S.A. ➡🔹 Giusy Cannone, CEO of Fashion Tech Accelerator Milan 🔹 Timo Schulze - Managing Director at Papa Oscar Ventures, an e-commerce accelerator for Fashion and Lifestyle based in Germany 🔹Celine LIPPI - Co-founder and Managing Partner at Luxury Tech Fund, Fashion Capital Partners & Managing Partner at Cuir Invest 🔹 Debra Langley - Venture Partner at Lyra Ventures, a global fashion-tech fund based in Singapore
Past investor event attendees included Luxury Tech Fund, Indaco Ventures, Citizen Capital, Palmetto Partners, Savoy Capital, Gallipolis Partners, Cockrell Family Partners, Gaylord Interests, Duncan Interests, Cheyenne Partners, LB Capital, Way Holdings, RD Heritage, BJW Investments, Cullen Foundation, Elm Creek Partners, Duke Capital Management, Memorial Herman Investment Fund, Raymond James, Fenner Weller, Rushmore Investment Advisors, Southwell Partners, Tracadia Capital, Aggie Venture Partners, GOOSE Fund, and P101, among many others.
The previous Edition of the conference hosted:
➡️ The Fitting Room with Kirill Moisyeyev (Canada) - A next generation e-commerce platform enabling shoppers to hyper personalize style, design and fit ➡️ Nouvelle/Silk95Five with Joanne Snodgrass (USA) - Essential wardrobe pieces in sustainable, washable, stretch silk ➡️ Intimately with Emma Butler (USA) - A lingerie and apparel brand for people with disabilities paired to a robust marketplace platform ➡️ Raven + Lili with Kinda Lincoln (USA) - a socially conscious accessories brand that offers handcrafted bags, jewelry and homeware using natural and sustainable materials. ➡️ Fitly.ai – Beniamin Golabek (Poland) - Helping shoppers find the sizes of clothes that fit them well ️➡️ Seddi – Alan Murray – (USA) – Building a Digital Fashion World ➡️ Soxiety – Alexandre Meerson (UK) - World’s premier source of high-quality, Italian-made socks
You can see the format of our past conference here:
If you believe that your company's potential is truly compelling and that management's vision can be effectively communicated, this private event will provide you with a unique global platform to get your message across in "One Place and in One Day" to active serious investors who want to see fundable deals.
Contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org to purchase the Startup Presenter slot.
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Startup Pitch + Pitch Deck
Includes preparation of the pitch deck at discounted price for presenting startups.
Startup Pitch + Promotion
Includes promotion of your pitch deck in our community (newsletter & social media) after the event.