Money In The Bank: Completing The Investment
Event Date: 17 June 2013
The second workshop took place on Monday, 17 June from 5.30pm to 8.00pm and focused on completing the investment and the legal documentation and steps necessary to close out the financing. The workshop was led by Martin Kelleher, a corporate partner with significant experience in advising on mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and private equity transactions, reorganisations and fundraisings. Martin looked at the key elements of a subscription and shareholders agreement, the articles of association as well as the differences in approach taken by investors such as Enterprise Ireland, business angels and VC funds. He also provided practical guidance on the legal steps involved in raising finance and how to deal with the issues which commonly arise.