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Join as a General Partner

 

If you run an emerging tech VC in Europe and are raising Fund I, II, or III, or have total AUM <£200m (€225m) - ALLOCATE® is the event for you.

 

Attend as GP

 

Full access to the event

✔ Listing in our online event guide

✔ A profile on our portal for LPs to access in advance

✔ Participate in “round table” workshop sessions

✔ Access to the virtual break out room

✔ Submission to our matching system & curated intros to suitable LPs

 

 

 

 

Apply to Pitch*

 

Full access to the event

✔ Listing in our online event guide

✔ A profile on our portal for LPs to access in advance

✔ Participate in “round table” workshop sessions

✔ Access to the virtual break out room

✔ Submission to our matching system & curated intros to suitable LPs

✔ Pitch on stage live to LPs

✔ Pitch video made available on our portal to LPs, and to you, after the event

✔ Receive one of our famous “Dragons”

 

* NB: Pitching is subject to availability and selection by the ALLOCATE ® LP Committee. We cannot guarantee a pitch slot. All tickets are non-refundable. 

Pitch Selection Committee

Given the high level of demand, we have formed a Selection Committee of leading LPs to determine which GPs get to pitch on the day. Our aim is to have as many funds present as possible, while curating the sessions to ensure they’re of interest to, and in line with the expectations of, the investor audience.

Our 2019 committee included the following individuals and our 2020 committee will be announced shortly:

Kart Siilats

Partner - Mojo.Capital

Part of founding team of www.mojo.capital: a fund investing in European VC funds and direct to companies.

Carlos Trenchs

Co-founder & Managing Partner - Aldea Ventures (Fund of Funds)

After 16 years at "la Caixa" group, Carlos launched Aldea Ventures: the first VC fund of funds with focus on emerging manager

Ertan Can

Multiple Capital

Founding Partner of Multiple Capital

TBA

LP Judge to be announced: October 2020

LP Judge to be announced: October 2020

    TBA

    LP Judge to be announced: October 2020

    LP Judge to be announced: October 2020

      TBA

      LP Judge to be announced: October 2020

      LP Judge to be announced: October 2020

        Pitch Selection Process

        APPLICATION WINDOW

        Deadline for Submissions: 16 October - midnight UK

        JURY SELECTION

        19 Oct - 30 Oct

        EVENT PITCH SUBMISSION

        02 Nov - 11 Nov

        Successful applicants will be able to submit a polished presentation deck for the actual event

         

        ALLOCATE

        17-18-19 November

        Judging Criteria

        As part of the pitch submission process, GPs will be asked to submit a PDF presentation created in Powerpoint, Keynote, Google Slides etc.

        These presentations will then be assessed by our selection committee using the criteria below

        CategoryIllustrative ConsiderationsScore
        (0 – 4)
        Distinctiveness of Proposition- Is this a fund that will stand out in the market vs. established peers?
        - Is the fund in an area that LPs will look to invest in?
        GP(s) / Team Credibility (Fit)- Do the GPs have credible experience and qualifications in their chosen area?
        - Have the GPs been responsible for sourcing, selecting, or supporting investments before?
        - Have the GPs been active in their chosen area in any other ways?
        - Overall, how ‘strong’ is the team?
        Fund Structure & Methodology- How ‘in-line’ are the fund terms?
        - Is the target fund size likely to be achievable?
        - Does the fund have a sensible deal sourcing / investment process?
        Preparedness- How developed is the team?
        - Is there any infrastructure (fund administrator etc) in place?
        - Has the fund started raising / does it have any commitments?
        Market Insight- Has the fund demonstrated strong knowledge of its chosen areas?
        - Does the fund have a credible pipeline of opportunities?
        - Does the team have any relationships / partnerships / knowledge / roles that will give them an ‘edge’ in their market?
        ALLOCATE ‘Appeal’- Will this make for an ‘interesting’ presentation?
        - How effectively (quality and clarity) do the team present their proposition?
        - Is this the type of fund that ALLOCATE is looking to support, and how much will the team benefit from the event?
        Diversity- Diversity of team
        Overall Rating- An ‘overall’ score taking all info into account - not necessarily an average