The Lean In EU WBAs Mentoring Programme: Webinar n.2, “Building a Portfolio of Early Investments”

One of the key issues of being a Business Angel is to build a portfolio with winning assets.  The better the portfolio, the better the return.  Heidi Kakko would give you her key points for you to consider in your portfolio.

Next Friday, November 24th at 12.30-13.30 CET, we will have our second webinar to our Women Business Angels High-Level Mentoring Programme.

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The Lean In EU WBAs High-Level Mentoring Programme

WBAs Training Programme Chapter 1

Join us and get the chance to know how to become a Women Business Angels!

Super-Mentors of the day:

 Nanci Govinder

Nanci Govinder
Nanci Govinder

 Nanci Govinder is an astute, influential and highly motivated Senior Executive, Startup Coach, Business Angel and Board Member with a wealth of international business, R&D and marketing expertise. She has more than twenty years’ executive experience in the medtech sector, working for companies such as Medtronic and Johnson&Johnson, and most recently as managing director of a digital health startup company. In her current role as Head Coach West, for the Federal Innovation Promotion Agency of Switzerland (CTI), she manages a team of business coaches and supports close to a hundred high tech startup companies in the French speaking region to bring their ideas to commercialization.
She is also the Deal Leader Switzerland, for Rising Tide Europe, an angel investment group of women investors across Europe. She is passionate about innovation and entrepreneurship and generates high energy, motivation and enthusiasm in teams. She also founded the Suisse Romande branch of the Healthcare Business Women’s Association, an international organization promoting the success and leadership of women in healthcare, was on the Board and a mentor. Nanci holds a B.Sc. degree in Chemistry and Applied Chemistry; an MBA; an Executive Coaching diploma and a B.Sc. degree in Holistic Counselling. She lives in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Cécile Sevrain

Cécile Sevrain
Cécile Sevrain

Cécile is the co-founder of Tiime (, a European social impact catalyst which promotes the triple bottom line: people, planet & profit. She runs trainings and workshops for entrepreneurs, corporates and financial institutions. She also consults companies on sustainability.
In addition, Cecile is the Managing Director of the Luxembourg Business Angel Network (LBAN) and manages EBAN Impact as Program Officer, promoting awareness and engagement in impact investing within the European Business Angel Network.
She is an active business angel, notably in the Rising Tide program, which is part of a global movement to increase women’s participation in angel investing as an asset class. Cécile is a senior jury member at European pitching events.
Cécile is passionate about social impact and how social innovation can tackle the most pressing issues on this planet.

LEAN Community supporting the EBAN Winter Summit

The EBAN Winter Summit 2017, Europe’s largest and most influential Business Angel event, is going to Munich, Germany on 16-17 October.

The event takes place at the magnificent Nymphenburg Palace. This is the 16th edition of the annual flagship event by EBAN – The European Trade Association for Business Angels, Seed Funds and Early Stage Market Players, focusing on: Harnessing the Power of Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Investment: People, Planet, and Profit with Passion and Purpose.

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