Master Class – Selecting & Evaluating an Investment Opportunity

14 September 2011

Organisation:Yorkshire Association of Business Angels

Date & time:   14 Sptember 2011           09:00 – 13:00
Title:               Master Class – Selecting & Evaluating an Investment Opportunity
Venue:           Hart Shaw, Sheffield
Details:          This event is exclusively for current & prospective business angel investor members

This is the first in a series of six master classes for the South Yorkshire region.  The series aims to educate both current and prospective angel investors on the deal making process.

The seminar is being delivered by Steve Bell of Hart Shaw. a qualified Chartered Accountant, Steve joined the corporate finance team in October 2008 bringing with him over 17 years of experience working with SME businesses.  He joined Hart Shaw from the YFM Group, where he was an Investment Manager on the SYIF Capital and Development Funds.


09:00   Refreshments & networking
09:30   Welcome by Catherine Kennedy, YABA Ambassador
Brief personal introductions by attendees
Presentation by Steve Bell of Hart Shaw
  • what to look for in a business plan from the point of view of an investor
  • due diligence you can undertake yourself
  • how to assess financial forecasts



Lunch & networking