Why Your Startup Needs A Board
Date: Tuesday, 19 November 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Location: Bahrain Fintech Bay, 3rd Floor, Arcapita Building, Kingdom of Bahrain
Diversity On Board, a 3BL Associates Think-Do-Tank initiative, aims to promote diversity and inclusion on startup and corporate boards in the Arab world.Learn from an interactive panel discussion comprising investors, board members, entrepreneurs, and others in the startup ecosystem on how the right board can accelerate your startup’s growth, access to funding, new market entry, and success.
- Understand how to structure your startup’s Executive or (unpaid) Advisory board, and your board’s functions and responsibilities.
- Learn how to select and recruit the right board members and leverage the “diversity dividend”.
- Get the most out of your board to accelerate success–including access to funding, markets, networks and mentorship.
- Avoid the common mistakes founders make when it comes to their startup boards.
Heather Henyon, Founding General Partner, Mindshift Capital
Kalyan Krishnan, Risk Advisory, KPMG
Leena Al Olaimy, Co-founder, 3BL Associates & Diversity On Board
Marwa Al Eskafi, Head of Programs at Brinc
Ryaan Sharif, Managing Director of Flat6Labs Bahrain
We are deeply grateful to our enlightened Founding Partners