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Business Pitch Bootcamp: How to Successfully Pitch Your Business Ideas to Investors
A pitch is the presentation of a business idea to potential investors. People use such presentations to achieve certain goals and milestones that are crucial to the business. If the goal is to raise startup cash, the target audience of the pitch could be an investor. Other businesses pitch to potential customers to make sales or secure partnerships. The importance of a successful business pitch cannot be overestimated for startups. Some companies survived critical challenges in their early days by pitching impeccably to the right audience.
As part of the 2021 SAPA Healthcare Investment Forum & Roadshow, we are proudly bringing the Business Pitch Bootcamp to startup entrepreneurs and anyone interested in learning. Our panelists will also share valuable experiences and tips during this interactive event. We are committed to helping you succeed and believe you will. Attendance is FREE for all. So, reserve a seat now and load your pitch tools before your next endeavor!
Join the Business Pitch Bootcamp to capture all you need to know about an attractive pitch:
– What is a business pitch and why do you need one
– The goal, structure, and principles of building a pitch
– The key elements of a successful business pitch
– Experience shared by investors and entrepreneurs
– Q&A to address any final questions
How to Successfully Pitch Your Business Ideas to Investors
(Wed) May 26, 2021
8:30 PM –10:00 PM EST
Bob Ai, PhD, MBA
Board Member at Edoc Acquisition Corp and Managing Director at Solebury Trout
At Solebury Trout, Bob focuses on Sino-U.S. cross-border banking, strategic consulting services, and investor relations. Prior to joining the firm, Bob was Managing Director, Senior Biotech Analyst at WallachBeth Capital. Before that, he was the CFO of Aoxing Pharmaceuticals, a NYSE-listed Chinese specialty pharmaceutical company. He has also served as Principal in the crossover life science private equity firm Merlin Nexus and was Senior Equity Analyst at asset management firms Bennett Lawrence and Merlin Biomed Group.
Bob received his Ph.D. and MBA degrees from Penn State University and did postdoctoral training at the University of Pennsylvania. He has published eight articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals and also won the prestigious Ray Wu scholarship for outstanding Chinese student to study abroad. Bob holds Series 7, 63, 79, 86, and 87 securities licenses.
John Sun, PhD, MBA, PMP
SAPA President and Global Program Lead at Novartis
|John is a passionate practitioner and advocate for career planning and development. Currently he is a Global Program Lead at Novartis, and had served as Global Analytics Project Manager and Global Program Team Director in different franchises and units. Before Novartis, John held positions with increased R&D responsibilities from Whitehall-Robins, Kos Pharmaceuticals, Schering-Plough, and Sanofi-Aventis. Over the years, John has actively volunteered in various professional organizations, served as Chair of Project Management Community in DIA, SAPA President and Career Lead, Chair of Chinese Culture Community, President of Novartis Toastmasters Club and Area Director of Toastmasters International at District 83. John had presented in various domestic and international symposia on PM and drug development.
John obtained his PhD in pharmaceutics from Virginia Commonwealth University, MBA from Rutgers University, and BMed from Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. John is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), trained in black-belt for lean six-sigma, and a Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM).