, London

Creative Industries Investor Round Table

Join us at our first Investing in Screen Based Businesses Investor Round Table!

UKBAA has established an exciting new partnership with Creative England to better understand the barriers and opportunities for investment in screen based startup and scale up businesses.

We invite you to join us for an evening of panel discussions exploring the perceived challenges of investing in this space and opportunities for changing this narrative, as well as hearing inspiring success stories from investment and entrepreneurial perspectives.

Hosted at the ever-fitting British Film Institute, Southbank, this round table welcomes investors seeking to hear more about investing in screen-based businesses and our plans to further support investor engaging with creative industries businesses. Following our presentations and discussions we welcome you to join us for networking over light bites and drinks.


17:00-17:30: Registration
17:30-17:35: Welcome from our hosts, the British Film Institute
17:35-17:40: Mehjabeen Patrick: Opening Remarks from Creative England & programme initiatives
17:40-17:50: Jenny Tooth: UKBAA, presenting Investor Engagement Programme and early survey findings
17:50-18:00: Case Study
18:00-18:20: Guest Speaker: David Fisher, Investment Director, Edge Investments
18:20-18:30: Case Study
18:30-19:00: Panel and Live Q&A:

Mehjabeen Patrick, Chief Financial and Operations Officer, Creative England
David Fisher, Investment Director, Edge Investments
Jean de Fougerolles, Managing Partner, Ascension Ventures
Moderated by: Jenny Tooth OBE, Chief Executive, UKBAA

19:00-19:05: Jenny Tooth: Closing remarks and Next Steps
19:05-20:00: Networking and Drinks

Be a part of the conversation and take our Investor Survey here: https://form.jotform.com/90244236927964

Register to attend by visiting https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/investor-forum-investing-in-screen-focused-businesses-tickets-60521999931

Date and time
13 May 2019
17:00 - 20:00
Venue Address
BFI Southbank, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XT