Fireside Chat with Chinedu Echeruo On Creating Multiple-Million Dollar Exits – May 13th at Google

Fireside Chat with Chinedu Echeruo On Creating Multiple-Million Dollar Exits – May 13th at Google

Fireside Chat:  Chinedu Echeruo

Chinedu Echeruo 

Chinedu Echeruo is a partner and head of principal investing at Constant Capital

Forbes named Chinedu One of The 10 Most Powerful Men In Africa 2014

Chinedu Echeruo is a partner and head of principal investing at Constant Capital. He is responsible for the firm’s Venture Building and Accelerator group based in New York.


Prior to joining Constant Capital, Mr. Echeruo founded two U.S-based internet companies; HopStop.com and Tripology.com. Tripology.com was acquired in 2010 by Rand McNally and is now owned by USA Today. HopStop was acquired by Apple in 2013. He was also named Black Enterprise Magazine’s Small Business Innovator of the Year and listed in the magazine’s Top 40 under 40.


Before his entrepreneurial career, Mr. Echeruo was with AM Investment Partners, a USD $500 million volatility-driven convertible bond arbitrage hedge fund. Prior to completing his M.B.A., he spent several years in the Mergers and Acquisitions and Leveraged Finance groups of J.P Morgan Chase where he was involved in a broad range of M&A, financing and private equity transactions.

He holds an M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School and B.S in Finance and Accounting (Honors) from Syracuse University

Linkedin: ChinedueCheruo


 Event Partner

sonja

Sonja Sulcer is the founder of Caribbean Innovation Ventures. She is passionate about inspiring individuals from the Caribbean diaspora to maximize their potential as innovators and entrepreneurs.

She designs, develops and manages innovation and entrepreneurship training programs for an international audience at Stanford University. She has managed several in country programs for organizations and government entities in Europe, Africa, Asian and Latin America. Her responsibility also involves identifying and evaluating new global business development opportunities and creating strategic partnerships.

Sonja is also a mentor for the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship-Caribbean and the Leland C. and Mary M. Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship at Cornell University. She also won the 2015 Food Hackathon in San Francisco.

Twitter: CIVentures
LinkedIn: Sonjasulcer

   

Moderator
wayne sutton 

Wayne Sutton,
General Partner
BUILDUP.vc

buildup.vc

Wayne Sutton is a serial entrepreneur and general partner at BUILDUP. Wayne has over 14 years experience in technology, design and business development. Wayne was recently recognized as one of the Silicon Valley 100 coolest people in tech, one of the52 hottest new stars in Silicon Valley, one of the 46 Most Important African-Americans In Technology by Business Insider and one of the Top 100 most influential black people on social media in 2014


Twitter: WayneSutton
AngelList:   http://angel.co/waynesutton
LinkedIn: Waynesutton

 

 



Agenda

 


#BUILDUPVC

7:00pm Networking and Food
7:30pm Fireside Chat
8:30pm Networking

 



Event Partners

http://www.caribbeanventures.org/ 

 

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Location Host

awg


Google,
1900 Amphitheatre Pkwy., Mountain View, CA 94043

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