PITCH NYC

Taking place on 11th November 2015, Pitch NYC, features 10 top UK emerging technology firms pitching for investment to grow their business, primarily in the US market.

UK firms are on target to secure $3bn of investment in 2015, double the 2014 total with the majority of investments made by US-based investors. Yet, a recent report identified a lack of follow-on funding available in the UK. Pitch NYC provides a unique opportunity for US investors to meet these highly investable UK businesses.

Pitch NYC is a unique opportunity for US VCs, corporate and angel investors to meet these highly investable UK businesses.

The programme includes company pitches, demo showcase and opportunities for 1:1 meetings followed by a networking reception. This builds on two previous sessions hosted at Fried Frank and during the Mayor of London’s Fintech Mission hosted at JPMorgan.

Companies that apply to present at Pitch NYC are selected by an expert panel. To qualify they will have alrea...
PITCH NYC

Taking place on 11th November 2015, Pitch NYC, features 10 top UK emerging technology firms pitching for investment to grow their business, primarily in the US market.

UK firms are on target to secure $3bn of investment in 2015, double the 2014 total with the majority of investments made by US-based investors. Yet, a recent report identified a lack of follow-on funding available in the UK. Pitch NYC provides a unique opportunity for US investors to meet these highly investable UK businesses.

Pitch NYC is a unique opportunity for US VCs, corporate and angel investors to meet these highly investable UK businesses.

The programme includes company pitches, demo showcase and opportunities for 1:1 meetings followed by a networking reception. This builds on two previous sessions hosted at Fried Frank and during the Mayor of London’s Fintech Mission hosted at JPMorgan.

Companies that apply to present at Pitch NYC are selected by an expert panel. To qualify they will have already raised $1m+ investment or have an equivalent turnover, with plans to rapidly grow their US businesses.
Each company will receive a tailored Investment Readiness Bootcamp including legal, financial, market entry and intensive pitch practice prior to taking part in Pitch NYC. A detailed investor lookbook will be produced and circulated to Pitch NYC delegates in advance.

Register below to get email alerts including registering for tickets and details of the companies, apply to pitch or drop us an email if you’d like more info about pitching, attending or sponsorship options.

The focus of Pitch NYC is to support emerging technology firms based in the UK who have an compelling and investable proposition for US investors.

Companies should have:

-Investable proposition for US-based investors
-Compelling vision and plan for expanding their US business
-Investment of $1m+ or equivalent turnover
-Plans to increase US business and physical presence
-UK registered entity and classed as an SME

The application process is very simple and will only take a few minutes to complete. Companies are assessed by our expert panel. Successful companies will benefit from an intensive programme including the Investor Readiness Bootcamp.

Please note that successful companies will be expected to pay a contribution fee of £599 towards costs.
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Sam Michel Highly-experienced CMO, Event Director, International Startup Mentor