Join us at our next event!
Ahead of International Women's Day, Bloom celebrates female leaders and sparks stimulating conversation around the advancement of gender equality - for both men and women.
Join us for an evening of inspiration and connection with a panel talk, networking, FREE food & drinks, and an exclusive gift bag featuring goodies from female-owned businesses.
This is an opportunity to:
Hear from some of the top leaders, entrepreneurs and experts in their field;
Network with likeminded, progressive, and ambitious professionals;
Take home a goodie bag with products and service offers from female-owned brands;
Enjoy complimentary drinks and snacks;
Meet the Bloom team!
18:30 Drinks and informal networking
19:00 Panel starts
19:45 Audience Q&A
20.00 Networking and nibbles
21:00 Event close
Book your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bloom-presents-international-womens-day-2020-tickets-90112323385
Meet the panel
Co-Founder, Cuckooz Nest
Fabienne is the co-founder of Cuckooz and Cuckooz Nest, London's first fully-flexible creche with integrated workspace for parents and children under two. Cuckooz Nest allows working parents to transition seamlessly between work and life - empowering ambitious professionals to pursue big careers without compromising parenthood.
Following a career in publishing and events, Fabienne formed her first business in 2016 with her current business partner, Charlie Rosier.
Founding Partner, Ada Ventures
With a career in finance spanning nearly two decades, Matt Penneycard most recently co-founded Ada Ventures with Check Warner; a bold $34m venture capital firm for investing in overlooked founders and marketplaces, focused on UK tech with global ambitions.
Ada Ventures aims to be the most inclusive fund in the UK and ultimately in Europe - investing in talented, ambitious founders who have been unable to access capital historically.
Deepali is an angel investor on the Atomico Angel Program and advisor to female founders with a focus on investor readiness/fundraising. She has a portfolio of female founders which includes PensionBee, Adia Health, Polipop and LiveBetterWith.
Deepali is a Mentor at Imperial Enterprise Lab, ZincVC, WeWork, Blooming Founders, has been a Judge at London College of Fashion, Imperial Business School, Imperial Enterprise Lab, Latymer Upper Social Enterprise Program, Longevity Leaders, Life Labs, Asians in Tech, GFS Creative Economy, EISA Awards 2018, amongst others.
Founder, House of Coco
Award-winning founder of global magazine, House of Coco (retailed in the likes of Harrods and Selfridges), Laura Bartlett is a leading voice for young female entrepreneurs, and a larger-than-life example of failure breeding strength. Laura built the business from the ground up in her twenties, with zero investment and after being ridiculed on Dragon’s Den at the age of 25. Discover more here.
Social investor & entrepreneur
With a career in human capital in family office environments spanning nearly two decades, Kannan Ganga founded Yellow Door Impact in 2018. The purpose or Yellow Door is to facilitate the traction of socially conscious businesses with scalable business models - providing them with the infrastructure to develop. With portfolio businesses in education, circular economy, clean energy, and real estate, the goal is to create environments which yield ‘impact unicorns’ and Nobel Laureates through a fellowship program. See more here.