Circle meeting 10 May 2022

Quick Reference

🤝 Agreements
  • Ahead of meeting:
    • All project leads fill in the Updates section for their project using the Agenda Key
    • Put any Discussion, Proposal Stuck, and Questions items into the Discussion section.
⏲️ Agenda Key
  • H: Highlight (Capital circle members should know about this work from last week)
  • A: Ask (ie I have a Need)
  • C: Celebrate!
  • R: Need Review (asynchronous)
  • Q: Have a Question (to be answered now or asynchronously, depending)
  • S: Stuck/Blocked (can’t move forward without a solve)
  • D: Needs Discussion (in our meeting today)
  • P: Proposal (needs voting on /approval from Dazzle District)

Updates

Investment Referral Prototype

Project lead/s:

We Funder + Matchmaking

Project lead/s:

Support the Capital Entrepreneurs

Project lead/s

Europe Crowdfunding

Project lead/s:

Capital Circle Braintrust

Project lead/s

Lend4Good Matchmaking

Project lead/s

Octopus Collective

Project lead/s

Zebra Capital Salons

Project lead/s

Scaling Capital Navigation

Project lead/s

Discussion items

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Rules for this section: - Discussion items will be tackled in the same order that they were added e.g. if you add your discussion item mid-meeting, please add your need to the bottom of the list. We’ll do our best to get to it if we have time! - Tag the person that will present the discussion item - Add a time estimate for how long the discussion item is expected to take

  • European ecosystem discussion & next steps (Evgeni 30’)

Notes

Commitments & Action items

Who does what next?

@Astrid Scholz & @Evgeni Kouris to draft invitation email to investors who’ve expressed an interest in investing in European companies
@Astrid Scholz & @Esme Verity @Evgeni Kouris to select EU zebra candidates to pitch
@Evgeni Kouris Reach out to the EU founders from RESPOND accelerator https://www.linkedin.com/company/respond-accelerator/posts/?feedView=all&viewAsMember=true
@Francene to draft a first “job description” for what the investor management role looks like based on engagement needs and opportunities coming out of the salon
Reach out to Purpose Ventures and invite all other potential partners to listen in:
BMW Foundation @Astrid Scholz
Purpose Ventures @Evgeni Kouris
Planet A Ventures @Evgeni Kouris
Stifterverband @Evgeni Kouris
Capacura @Evgeni Kouris
Impact shakers @Astrid Scholz