Leveraging Ed’s 20+ years of helping companies raise capital, this session is tailored to founders of technology companies in any stage (early, mid or late). Ed will discuss how to sequence capital raises, when to approach the different types of investors and other market dynamics he and Sampford are seeing right now.
Speaker Bio: ED BRYANT, President & CEO, Sampford Advisors
Ed Bryant is the President and CEO of Sampford Advisors. Ed started Sampford because he wanted to provide world-class Investment Banking and Strategic Advisory that large companies have been accustomed to, to small and medium sized businesses. Ed has over 20 years of experience including over 17 years in Investment Banking with Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley and Sampford Advisors in Hong Kong, Singapore, New York and Ottawa. In that time, Ed raised in excess of $20 billion in equity and debt capital and completed over $10 billion in M&A transactions. Prior to founding Sampford, Ed held the CFO and VP of Corporate Development positions for three years at Conversant. Ed holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Studies from Sheffield University in England.
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