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Verdure aurora groupfunding

  1. 1. Verdure Venture Consulting From Idea to Enterprise © Verdure Venture Consulting 2012 1
  2. 2. Verdure in a Summary• Boutique Investment Consulting with focus on – Start up Mentoring – Early stage Fund raising• Clients include:
  3. 3. Verdure Process • Business Model Mentoring Review Phase 1 & consulting • Market Review • B-Plan Improvement • V- Pitch Phase 2 Fund Raising • Connect to Investors • Pitch Coaching Negotiation • Negotiation & Closure • Due-diligence support Phase 3 & • Monitoring & monitoring Reporting
  4. 4. Crowd based Angel funding platform for StartupsAURORA © Verdure Venture Consulting 2012 4
  5. 5. Startup Fundraising Challenges• Lack of access to angel investors• Ticket size issues• Lack of feedback, mentoring• Lack of time to network and fundraise• Need for guidance on pitching/ deal making• Networking challenges © Verdure Venture Consulting 2012 5
  6. 6. What is Aurora Startups Experts Investors Investing insights © Verdure Venture Consulting 2012 6
  7. 7. Aurora Explained Startup Uploads/Improves Profile Specifies Requirement Investors Review startups Express interest Experts Provide Feedback & Rating Provide expert Advice Assists in determining Valuation and Deal Closure © Verdure Venture Consulting 2012 7
  8. 8. Benefits of Aurora Visibility – Startup Profile visible to Investors and mentors Effective Pitch format - Membersenabled to project important aspects of start ups Professionally anchored fundraising Interaction and Networking © Verdure Venture Consulting 2012 8
  9. 9. Who can profile on Aurora – Registered companies – Where one or more founders work full time – Completed one year of operations – Serving first paying customers (in case of service sector) or – Developed a working and tested prototype (in case of product companies) © Verdure Venture Consulting 2012 9
  10. 10. Brief process for fundraising Virtual Professionally Application Rating by Profiling pitch to managed for profiling Experts investors fund raising •Request the experts to rate •Aurora recommends your your startup startup through emails•Upload profile info •Interaction with experts and website promos•Pay Profiling fee ranging from rating to •Contact Aurora Investors•Build your startup mentoring individuallyprofile with help from •Collect rating by 5 experts •Provide responses toAurora team •Apply for fundraising questions raised by•Aurora verifies profile •Team Aurora will help investors/expertsdetails decide on valuation based •Investors commit to•Upload pictures/videos on fundraising investments in multiples requirements of INR 1 Lakh © Verdure Venture Consulting 2012 10
  11. 11. Advantage AuroraPools many small angel investors Validation of investors and expertsPanel of experts from all areas forguidance and mentoring Confidentiality – profiles accessible only to investors and mentors © Verdure Venture Consulting 2012 11
  12. 12. Key people Usha Krishnan CEO, Chief Consultant • Consulted for Retail, FMCG, CleanTech, Biotech, IT & Education • 12+ yrs in IT, Consulting and Fundraising • Wide International Exposure (US, Europe, South East Asia) • MBA from INSEAD, France and Singapore Saiswaroopa Iyer Venture Consultant • 4 years of Experience in Corporate Planning, BPlan development and Financial modeling • Worked at Infosys Technologies and Aranca Equity research • Founded Breakthrough Venture Consulting • MBA from IIT Kharagpur
  13. 13. Thank you Interested entrepreneurs contact For a detailed session OrRegister at : © Verdure Venture Consulting 2012 13