GUEST SPEAKERS: George Wellmer - CEO of Ennerate Anoop Nagendra - Investment Associate of Connectivity Capital
George has spent the past decade supporting Small and Midsize Businesses at various banks and the Small Business Administration. He has his MBA from ESADE, which is located in Barcelona, Spain. George is the CEO of Ennerate, a YC Company, that provides automated business valuations catered to Small and Midsize Businesses. “From local Candy Stores to multi-million dollar manufacturing companies our automated valuation process and model generates accurate and holistic valuations at a price every business can afford.”
In his free time, George loves getting outdoors, whether that is skiing, hiking, surfing, shooting hoops or running to the top of twin peaks. George is also actively learning Spanish and can be found practicing trying to get extra queso with his pupusa in the mission district of San Francisco. LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/georgewellmer
Anoop is passionate about the intersection of disruptive technology, innovative business models, hybrid financing strategies and large-scale societal impact. Currently, he is an Investment Lead at Connectivity Capital, the world’s first impact investment fund focused on expanding Internet access in frontier markets, where he is responsible for pipeline development and due diligence for opportunities in Asia & Africa. With a background in strategy consulting and venture investing, Anoop has advised several large companies and ambitious entrepreneurs on how to grow, value, and finance their business. Anoop holds an MBA degree from ESADE Business School in Barcelona, Spain and has specialized in entrepreneurship and impact investing at UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business in Berkeley, CA. LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anoopnagendra/
Millions of businesses are expected to change hands within the next decade. COVID-19 has expedited this trend. If you’re considering selling your business, buying a business within the next decade or just curious about how to calculate your valuation this presentation is for you.
Demystifying the Art and Science of Business Valuation divulges: (1) the three main methods of how investors value businesses, (2) the key drivers of company valuation, and (3) a step-by-step explanation of the valuation process with examples. By the end of this interactive presentation you will have a better understanding of the process and methods to value your own business or a business you’re looking to purchase.