Deal Flow

FINANCIAL SUPPORT, HUMAN SUPPORT

OUR PERSONALIZED SUPPORT CONTAINS :

  • A capital contribution ranging from €50,000 to €500,000.
  • The possibility of complementary fundraising in co-investment with other Business Angel Groups.
  • Strong support allowing you to obtain additional financing from banking institutions and private equity funds.
  • Start Up Factory and the Venture Academy. Regular events to improve your project, your approach to investors and to make you “investment ready”.
  • 15 years of experience in the creation and development of innovative companies

An extensive and multidisciplinary network of professionals.

  • 3 EBAN awards as Best Business Angels Network, Best Seed Fund and Best Individual Business Angel.
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NETWORKING

Our ever popular “Start Up Factory” provides new entrepreneurs and students, with either an active project or simply an idea, the opportunity to network with private investors, bank executives and other experts in the Startup Ecosystem. Some startups pitch to the audience of around 150 people. These evening events take place each quarter in Sophia Antipolis, the entrepreneurial hub of the Côte d’Azur, and are conducted in French.

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COACHING

The world-famous SBA Venture Academy is a Pitching & Coaching Event jointly organised by The SBA and the SKEMA International Business School. It runs twice a year in April and October. It starts with Thursday afternoon coaching, Friday morning pitching, more coaching and then a final pitching session. Prizes are awarded on the Friday to the three most investible startups. Ten selected companies have the opportunity to benefit from personalized coaching by Business Angels and industry experts. In addition there are three networking opportunities; cocktails on Thursday and Friday plus lunch on Saturday. This event is in English.

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CLOSING

Start Up Invest is an event dedicated to the seed financing of high-tech companies. It allows a dozen entrepreneurs to present their company to a panel of investors and business angels eager to invest in projects with high potential.