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HealthTech Activator – Capital Planning – Online Workshop

Our next HealthTech Activator Capital Planning workshop is ideal for healthtech business founders new to capital raising. Presented by Tim McCready of BioPacific Partners, this programme is tailored for the specific challenges of capital raising faced by healthtech companies.

We encourage those early-stage healthtech companies seeking to raise capital for the first time outside their immediate contacts to attend.

Some of the topics that will be covered include:

  • Pitching a healthtech company and what investors are looking for
  • Developing your healthtech capital raising strategy
  • Available sources of capital for healthtech companies
  • Introduction to valuation, capitalisation tables, term sheets, and other concepts

Event details:

  • 9am-11:30am, Thursday 9th of March
  • Hosted on Zoom
  • This workshop is free, a copy of the slides will be shared with attendees after the event
  • This workshop is limited to a maximum of 10 companies, with an allowance of 2 attendees per company

What previous attendees of this event have said:

“Very valuable content. I wish I had attended one like this when I first started my cap raise. Even at this point however it was hugely helpful.”

“A great overview of the different considerations to be balanced through capital planning.”

Facilitator bio: Tim McCready

Tim has worked in the public and private sector in New Zealand, Australia and Europe with biotech,  healthtech and consumer health companies on international market development, business development and capital raising. In his role as a senior consultant at BioPacific Partners, he works with multinationals in the life sciences, helping them to access innovation in New Zealand and Australia. He also works with local innovators preparing them for deal making.

Tim delivered a report for the Australian health tech industry about the attitudes of multinational corporations to innovation from this side of the world, and is also a regular contributor to the NZ Herald’s special business reports with a focus on innovation, capital markets and international trade.

Tim has a Bachelor of Science (Biological Sciences & Statistics) and a Master in Bioscience Enterprise (Hons) from the University of Auckland.

Contact the HealthTech Activator (HTA) team for more information, or explore the HTA website here



Mar 09
9:00 am - 11:30 am
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