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Top Team Attributes to Highlight in Your Investor Pitch

It is a well-known fact that all investors, who know what they are doing, rarely invest in a company just because they like the idea. There are many more factors that play a key role and one of these factors that has a lot to do with the capabilities, the experience, and collectiveness of the…

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The Pitcher 2017 Participant SWEATers App Secures an Investment

One of the pitchers at The Pitcher 2017 SWEATers App has secured an investment from Monitise MEA General Manager Fırat İşbecer, Dore Group Finance Manager Kaan Boyner, Vepa Group Chairman Önder Öztarhan, A National Basketball Team and Fenerbahçe Doğuş players Sinan Güler and Umur Özal with 3 million TRY valuation of the company.

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7 Phrases (+ one extra tip) That Investors Really Want to Hear in Your Pitch

The process of crafting the perfect pitch is long and passes different stages. From collecting all needed data and arranging it in presentation slides through practicing the whole pitch and polishing the last details before the big day – it is all a truly exciting journey. During the process of development, many entrepreneurs make significant…

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How to Master the 5 Minute Investor Pitch

Contrary to the popular opinion, pitching events are rarely just about pitching. The opportunity for networking with like-minded entrepreneurs and startup enthusiasts along with the chance to meet and connect with investors brings much more to the table to all pitchers and attendees. However, the startup teams, who pitch the investors, tend to forget how…

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E-Sport Akademi, the Winner of The Pitcher 2017, Secures Seed Investment

Not even a month after The Pitcher 2017 took place, we are happy to announce that E-Sport Akademi, the winning startup of this year’s event, has secured seed investment with a valuation of 1 million TL from Abdullah Özgün, an investor the team met during the event! It is the third investment for E-Sport Akademi. The…

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The Pitcher 2016 Participant IUGO Secures $400 000 Investment from Keiretsu Forum Turkey

We are happy to announce that one of the pitchers, who took the stage by storm during The Pitcher 2016 event, IUGO secured $400 000 investment by Keiretsu Forum Turkey, with a business valuation of $4.5 million. Founded two years ago, IUGO is a smart device project, which is focusing on improving the driving experience…

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Special Interview with Faisal Al Bitar, Assistant Investment Manager at Oasis500

Oasis500 is the leading seed stage investment and business accelerator in the MENA region, which is designed to create a sustainable entrepreneurship ecosystem by developing and funding startup companies. Oasis500 was one of the valuable partners of ThePitcher 2016 event! In a special interview for ThePitcher, Faisal Al Bitar, Assistant Investment Manager within Oasis500, gives…

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The Most Common Startup Funding Myths

Successful startups have many things in common, but also have many differences, making them unique, competitive and innovative. Building a company from scratch is not an easy job – it requires much more than talent and hard work. Even though there isn’t one recipe to follow, the key ingredients of startup success are easy to…

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How Attending Pitching Events Improve the Chances of Investment

Investors don’t only look for the business aspects when they choose a startup to invest in, but also are very interested in the entrepreneur’s personality and abilities when they make their investment decisions. They are able to effectively observe and efficiently estimate the potential of a startup, especially when their judgment is backed by solid…

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Effective Ways for Startups to Attract Angel Investors and VCs

Entrepreneurs often get stressed when the time to raise capital for their companies comes. It is a very challenging moment, especially when we talk about first-time investment from angel investors or VCs. The competition is tough and the stakes are very high, so it is important the entrepreneurs to be well-prepared, to pay attention to…

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