Incorporating Your Company - Setting yourself up for the long term
Sometimes founders can give away too much too early leaving little room for future rounds. This workshop will show you how to decide on the initial structure of the business and company formation. Discussing questions such as the difference between A and B shares, how to actually incorporate a UK company, creating a cap table, creating a structure for multiple co-founders and creating an employee option pool.
- what is a company/partnership/which is right for you
- what is a shareholders agreement, what should I think about when drafting one
- what are articles of association
- what other steps should I take from a legal POV
Michelle Kennedy was a lawyer before becoming the Deputy CEO at dating app, Badoo and being instrumental in the launch of Bumble App. She recently launched her own start up, Peanut, a play date app for new mothers, which is currently featured in the App Store. Hosted by Sharmadean Reid.
Please comment below if you have NOT yet formed a company but need to and would like to be used as a live case study on the evening.
Our mission is to help the next generation of Female CEOs think 10x bigger about their businesses, creating long term wealth and economic empowerment. By creating unique events and workshops on specified subjects, we go beyond inspirational talks and more toward actionable insight. We create monthly workshops, retreats, dinners and hackathons, to help more women start global businesses.
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