Interested in mentoring or investing in early-stage start-ups? Join us for the Inaugural Pitch Event of the Chicago Booth Angels Network (CBAN) in Singapore!


The Open Vault @ OCBC
53/55 New Bridge Road
Singapore 059402, Singapore

Event Details

The Chicago Booth Angels Network (CBAN) in Singapore will be holding its Inaugural Pitch event on May 17th at the Open Vault @ OCBC. If you are an investor, an entrepreneur or simply interested in the world of start-ups, come to listen to startup pitches, meet other Chicago Booth investors and entrepreneurs and find out how to become a part of this exciting new entrepreneurial network!

Via this event, we are excited to announce the establishment of the Chicago Booth Angels Network in Singapore, which aims to build a trusted network of domain experts, mentors and angel investors among the Booth community (and friends) to help entrepreneurs build successful businesses, and promote start-up investing, the Booth way.

We are pleased to announce the start-ups from the Booth community (and friends!) that have been invited to pitch:

  • (1) Chicago Global Wealth – an asset management platform that embodies Chicago investing across emerging and developed markets
  • (2) Shuga – a loyalty platform that helps drive customer traffic, product engagement and incremental sales
  • (3) WikiAuth – a platform that harnesses the wisdom of the crowds, combined with Blockchain technologies, to deliver a near real-time fact-checking service

Our judge panel will feature:

  • (1) Mr. Peter Tan (SMRT Director, Managing Partner of JP Asia Capital Partners), 
  • (2) Mr. Mario Aquino,'99 (Managing Partner of FutureLabs Ventures, Former Partner of McKinsey Ventures),
  • (3) Ms. Michelle Liem,'89 (Managing Director of Nuri Holdings, Chicago Booth Global Advisory Board).

7pm – Registration & Drinks
7:15pm – Introduction to Chicago Booth Angels Network (CBAN) in Singapore
7:20pm – Keynote by Mario Aquino,'99 , Managing Partner of FutureLabs Ventures
7:30pm – Startup Pitches
8pm onwards – Networking Reception & Food

We look forward to engaging with you to scale the network across the Booth community in Singapore and globally!




Register Online

Deadline: 5/17/2018


Bryan Mak '12 (AXP-11) 

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