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Ecosystem Hangout: Finance and Regulatory Techniques that Accelerate Startups and Businesses

  • Leadspace 70 Olonode Street Off Hughes Avenue Alagomeji, Yaba, Lagos Nigeria (map)

Join us this month’s the Ecosystem Hangout by Ingressive on the 30th of November, 2018 at the Leadspace, 70 Olonode Street, Off Hughes Avenue Alagomeji, Yaba. For an engaging, immersive and comprehensive edition of Finance and Regulatory Techniques that Accelerate Startups and Businesses.  This two-part event will enable techies, entrepreneurs, startups, and investors to connect with one another to share ideas, resources, innovate, build strong business foundations and create value that is exponentially changing the Future of Africa.

There will be two sessions focusing on the basics of creating a solid Corporate Business Structure. Proven industry professionals will give advice to entrepreneurs on the right corporate structure their business needs to scale. This month’s training will be led by Oladunni Babalola of AEC Legal and Olabisi Asatebo of Pedabo.

What you will learn:

·      Licensing & Regulation

  • The types of corporate structures available under Nigerian law,

  • Advise entrepreneurs on the corporate structure best suited to their businesses

  • Advise on regulatory agencies that require licensing, registration and compliance

  • Advice on post incorporation/registration

·      Accounting, Taxes, & Financial Structure

  • Equity Funding as a Technique of raising Finance for your Business.

  • The appropriate shareholding structure for a business

  • Valuation of shares (par value/market value).

  • Equity investment and share allotment.

  • Shareholders Agreement/Resolving shareholder disputes.

Who should attend:

·      Key stakeholders in the startup ecosystem, looking to expand their knowledge base with best practices and insights from the EDG Africa and Ingressive Community

·      VCs & Angels currently investing in early-stage startups

·      An entrepreneur seeking insight into the process behind landing investment

We leverage EDG Africa as an online channel to store content, deliver webinars, and organize our fast-growing community of entrepreneurs across Africa. Join our Ingressive Community Slack Channel to access a tech-enabled network and previous course materials here.

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