Ever wonder what goes on in a startup incubator & how to pick which is the right fit for your business?
Join us as we discuss how incubators are changing the start-up landscape and the future of financial technology. Jeff Cain, from Envestnet|Yodlee Corporate Incubator, based in the Silicon Valley will share his experiences via a Fireside chat.
7:00pm – 8:00pm: Networking Hour (pizza, beer and soft drinks provided)
8:00pm – 9:00pm: Startup Demo by Dvdendo & Fireside Chat
About the Speaker:
Jeff Cain directs the Envestnet|Yodlee Incubator. He has extensive technology and startup experience, having been a business development and M&A executive at companies such as Common Sense Media, Cadence Design Systems and Red Herring. He built an ecosystem of wireless startups for Rutberg & Company and ran a consultancy that provided M&A, partnership and business planning services to technology and media companies. Jeff also started two consumer products companies and was even an investment banker.
Jeff holds a BA in economics from Stanford and an MA in theological studies from Harvard.
About the Moderator
Ranjini Chandirakanthan, is an investment banker at Cassel Salpeter & Co., focused on the technology sector. She has more than 20 years of experience in finance, mergers and acquisitions, strategy, and the technology industry. Prior to joining Cassel Salpeter, Ranjini worked in the Silicon Valley and in Austin, TX, both in investment banking at Lehman Brothers and ThinkEquity; and at technology companies such as Dell, Sun Microsystems (now Oracle), NetScreen/Neoteris (now Juniper), and SonicWALL (now Dell). Ranjini holds a BS from Miami University, Oxford, OH, and an MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.
August Startup Demo
This month’s startup demo will be given by:
Dvdendo is an automated investment platform with a focus on the Hispanic market. Come check out what they’re working on!