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Speaker Series: What A Wharton Investor Looks For In A Company?
December 1, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
How do you convince investors that your startup is a winner? Come to our Speaker Series December 1st, 2016 to listen to Rahul Kothari speak about how he and his company provide investors with more diversification and investing options and what they look for in investable companies.
Who is Rahul Kothari?
Rahul Kothari is a Founder and Senior Partner of Ironview Capital Management. He joined the firm via the Carlyle Group. Prior to this, Rahul held various roles in late-stage private equity at the Aurora Capital Group, investment banking at Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette (now Credit Suisse), consulting at Bain & Company and held leadership positions at various entrepreneurial ventures.
Rahul earned an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a BS in Biochemistry and an Honors BA from the University of Western Ontario. He currently serves on the Boards of the Miami Children’s Museum, CityScience and the Children’s Museum of the Arts in New York.
6:00 pm – Registration
6:30 pm – Speaker Series
7:30 pm – Q&A
7:45 pm – Networking
What is StartUP FIU?
StartUP is an initiative focused on creating traditional and social entrepreneurship among students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members. We help create and grow traditional companies, high-tech ventures, and social enterprises.
Who should attend?
Our seminar series is open to students, faculty/staff, alumni, and community members who are interested in learning about startups and entrepreneurship. It is also an excellent opportunity for early-stage startups to familiarize themselves with StartUP FIU.