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WWIN Morning Roundtable Featuring Roger Sharp
June 7 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 amQualified investors only
WWIN Morning Roundtable
A monthly event for the angel and investor community in Wanaka and the Wakatipu to connect, learn, and access deal flow.
Friday, 7 June from 8:30 to 10 a.m. at Remarkables Park Executive Board Room. Level 4, Remarkables House, 26 Hawthorne Drive in Frankton.
8:30 a.m. Doors open. Morning tea is served.
8:45 a.m. Attendee introductions
9:00 a.m. Roger Sharp will take the floor and over the course of the next 30 minutes will cover:
- Background on investor journey
- My first investment was... Lessons learned and key takeaways
- The one that got away... Hindsight of the missed investment opportunity.
- 3 lessons learned from my investment journey that everyone can benefit from
Immediately following Roger's war stories, Wayne Hudson, legal advisor at WHIPIT and former partner at Bell Gully, will host a Q&A.
9:40 a.m. Closing remarks followed by networking and tea until 10 a.m.
We are pleased to hear some investment war stories from Roger Sharp, Managing director of North Ridge Partners.
Roger has 35 years experience in global markets as a growth company investor, advisor, and director with a focus on technology.
During his career, Roger and colleagues have built and sold seven companies. He has been a CEO, Chairman, and investment banker, completing billions of dollars of complex M&A transactions and financings through bull and bear cycles.
Roger's career has seen him stationed in Auckland, Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York, Sydney, Melbourne, Hong Kong, Singapore and the U.K.
Now based in Queenstown, Roger runs an international technology investment bank, North Ridge Partners, chairs ASX-listed Webjet, and NZX-listed Geo and is Deputy Chair of Tourism New Zealand.