Investment opportunity for tech, digital and eCommerce scale-ups looking to fund their international expansion.
Join our virtual event, bringing together scale-up businesses and international investors for a day of pitching and networking.
What You Get
Opportunity to pitch your business to 20+ VCs & international investors*
Exclusive access to an extended private network of 250+ investors
Advice on five alternative non-equity funding mechanisms
Chance to meet advisory and investing non-executives to help power your growth
Access to invaluable investor-readiness advice & expertise
*Numbers stated relate to our previous pitching event. We will endeavour to achieve this same for this event. See terms below.
Who Can Apply
Tech, digital or eCommerce scale-ups
Demonstrable traction or revenues
Seed through to Series B
International expansion ambitions
A top quality, investor-ready, 7 minute pitch
Past Events Pitch Examples
Please note, the pitch presentations are not for redistribution/publication without GTM Global express written consent. These are not being promoted as investment opportunities, just good example pitches. If you are interested to chat to the featured companies, please contact us and we will put you in touch.
14th January 2021 10:00 to 11:30 hrs
We cover the format of the pitch event plus a refresher on what investors are looking for and what makes for a good pitch. Only the highest quality pitches will make it through to the pitch event, so the briefing session is a critical part of the preparation.
21st January 2021 09:00 to 17:00 hrs
You get to pitch to a panel of seasoned business professionals and investors, who will rate your pitch in terms of “investability”, content, presentation style and overall quality. Only the very best pitches will make it through to pitch day. If you don’t make the grade, you are automatically eligible for our next investor-readiness training session, which is offered free of charge to applicants.
28th January 2021 15:00 to 18:30 hrs
A maximum of 10 companies will get the opportunity to pitch in sequence to our virtual room of investors. It’s a seven minute pitch plus seven minutes for Q&A moderated by our host, Ian Tracey from Anchored In. Each session will be recorded and made available for download for your records and for publicity purposes via the GTM Global ecosystem.
You will have some idea of the level of interest in your proposition on the day but the GTM team will liaise with investors to ensure follow-up connections are made and all opportunities progressed. Should you wish to spread the net beyond the pitch day investor group, we can also give you access to our exclusive private investor network.
To attend the pitching event, there is a fee of £99 (+ VAT) plus a success fee in relation to any funds raised. We will email you before the Briefing Session with details of how to make payment. We recommend you read the full terms and conditions. Show Terms
Applicants must pay an Entrance Fee of £99 +VAT per delegate plus a success fee detailed below.
All applicants should attend the Briefing Session and Selection Day.
The Selection Day panel will select those companies with a quality pitch deemed to be investor-ready, up to the maximum of 10 companies. The panel’s decision will be final and no correspondence will be entered in to.
Only those companies selected following Selection Day will be eligible to attend the Pitch Day event.
The Entrance Fee is non-refundable regardless of whether your company is selected for the Pitch Day event.
However, if you are unsuccessful in being selected, you will be invited to attend the next GTM Global Investor Readiness programme free of charge. Following participation in this programme, you will have the opportunity to attend a second Selection Day and if selected, you will then be invited to the next Pitch Day event, these being run on a regular basis (typically quarterly).
GTM’s involvement, and that of the various hosts and panel, is limited to facilitating the event and selecting companies for the Pitch Day, no investment advice will be offered.
Please note that participation in this event does not guarantee an offer of funding or investment.
We will aim to have a minimum of 20 investors participating in the Pitch Day event. Please note, the investors identified above are indicative, having attended a previous event and some have already made a commitment to this event. However, we cannot guarantee their attendance.
Companies that successfully raise investment with any of the panellists or guest investors or any investors that they may introduce you to – regardless of whether the investor is known to you at the time – will be charged a success fee of 2% of the funds raised (plus VAT), payable within 7 days of completion (Success Fee).