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Supper and Start-ups with Alice Bentinck MBE, COO of Entrepreneur First
Thu 27 October 2016, 19:00 – 21:00 BST
We are delighted to be able to host the amazing Alice Bentinck at Eyedea this autumn. Alice is the co-founder and COO of Entrepreneur First, Europe's leading pre-investment start-up incubator for tech businesses. Spending her early career working in management consultancy, she saw the huge potential in the tech start up space and launched EF with a fellow consultant, Matt Clifford in 2011.
In its first five years, Entrepreneur First helped establish over 100 startups valued at $500 million, ranging from coding to advertising to bicycle safety.
We are looking forward to learning all about her journey, hearing her words of wisdom on starting a business from scratch and why we should all get into tech!
19:30- 20:00 Arrival and buffet and wine served
20:00 - 20.45: Speech & Q&A
20:45 - 21.30: Networking
About Alice Bentinck
Alice Bentinck MBE is cofounder of Entrepreneur First and Code First: Girls. Entrepreneur First helps individuals build their own tech startups from scratch. Their biggest exit to date is Magic Pony Technology which was acquired by Twitter for a reported $150m, 18 months after it was founded. Code First: Girls is a not-for-profit that teaches young women to code for free. Alice set up Code First: Girls to try and help change the gender imbalance in tech. Alice was previously a consultant at McKinsey & Co. She has been listed in the Management Today 35 under 35, the Evening Standard's top 1000 Most Influential Londoners and the Fifty Most Inspiring Women in Tech.