Azman Jaafar, RHTLaw Taylor Wessing Deputy Managing Partner and Head of Corporate practice, shared his expertise on the legal aspects of angel investing at a seminar organised by SIMFx and BANSEA, supported by Platform E. RHTLaw Taylor Wessing is proud to be the main sponsor for this event.
Following a broad overview of the legalities surrounding angel investing, participants joined a fireside chat in which Azman was the moderator. The lively panel discussion centred around the complexity of legal structures behind start up investments.
The event was held on 6th June 2018 at The Great Room Offices, Centennial Tower with participants including start-up founders, investors and ecosystem builders.
BANSEA is an established group of Angel Investors and has been instrumental in building the early stage ecosystem since 2001 with a focus on Singapore and South East Asia. BANSEA is connected to the most relevant groups in the region such as Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, China, India, Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand. BANSEA’s members have significant investment and entrepreneurial experience spanning multiple sectors and a track record in building successful companies.
SIMFx is an international funding platform and network whose mission is to nurture early start-ups and angel investors in Asia. SIMFx is focused on developing the knowledge and skills of angel investors, a community which is currently not well supported. SIMFx will build on the community and network of SIM and Platform E to provide a sustainable and supportive community where young start-ups and entrepreneurs are nurtured and unleashed to achieve the highest levels of success.