Technology Investing for Emerging Markets
Tim Sherwood, Factor[e] Ventures
Exploring the idea of how to effectively invest in technologies for emerging markets. Is it better to invest in technologies that have been proven in developed economies, or invest in local, organically-grown technologies? How to solve the funding gap at the Series A round? How to efficiently leverage grant/donor capital for commercial investments?
emerging markets, impact investing, technology development
Morgan DeFoort (Managing Principal, Factor[e] Ventures), Trevor Zimmerman (Managing Director, Blackhorn Ventures), Cathy Zoi (CEO, EVGo and Executive Chairman and Co-Founder, Odyssey Energy Solutions)
Marc Van Den Berg (Partner, DBL Partners) - INVITED; Sam Parker (Director, Shell Foundation) - INVITED