Online Pitch for Startups & Angel Investors

About this Event

Part of EC Springboard 2021 - details here.

Startup Den - Pitch Event

Join Entrepreneurs Collective for the January edition of our live Startup Pitch Competition, where we’ll showcase some of London's best startups pitching their ideas to a panel of experienced investors and entrepreneurs. You will see both startup pitch and also what investors really look for in a company.

Following the event EC will host a networking session, taking place in dedicated Zoom breakout rooms. Don't miss the chance to meet and interact with fellow entrepreneurs and investors in an innovative online format.

Are you a member of the EC? Members get free tickets to all our events, subscription to our newsletter and access to £500K worth of startup credits. You can start by joining our free membership here.


18:00 – 18:05 || Access Zoom

18:05 - 18:15 || Opening remarks and introductions

18:15 – 19:15 || 6 Startup Pitches (5 min presentations + 5 min of Q&A)

19:15 – 19:25 || Questions From Audience for startups & investors

19:25 – 19:30 || Results & Closing Announcements

19:30 – 20:00 || Networking in dedicated Zoom rooms


The Panel of 'Dragons' or Angels

1. Nick Telson: Co-Founder of DesignMyNight and Founder Horseplay Ventures - where Nick & partners invest, advise and incubate pre-seed and seed startups. Nick is also the host of Pitch Deck Business Podcast, and Mentor at Virgin StartUp.

2. Barbara Brudenell-Bruce is a classic entrepreneur, who has built and scaled multiple high profile businesses in London, New York and Monaco across fashion, telecoms and entertainment. Based in London Barbara manages a network of 200+ family office investors for Bespoke Connections helping entrepreneurs and specialist fund managers to raise investment of typically £5m+.

3. Tom Wilkins. With over a decade of experience within the venture finance sector, Tom specialises in working with high net worth individuals and family offices. Prior to joining Deepbridge Capital, Tom began his career in marketing with Budweiser before moving into the investment sector where he has worked extensively with early stage companies seeking funding and investors alike.


Startups Pitching

To be confirmed. If you are a funded or revenue-generating startup, you can apply to pitch by emailing


About Springboard 2021:

This workshop is part of EC's Springboard 2021 - a series of 15 workshops, pitch competitions and networking sessions aimed at supercharging startup founders with essential skills & knowledge. Register for all events at once over this link.

About EC

At Entrepreneurs Collective we focus on bringing together quality Founders, Angel Investors and VC's from across the startup eco-system. Organised by lawyer, founder, investor - Michael Blakeley - our events bring together the UK's most impressive start-ups and seasoned investors. Join our community for exciting events and quality connections.

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Like lots of start-ups & investors, we're getting used to the reality that we will all be working remotely for the foreseeable future due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Despite this, we want to ensure our community has the knowledge and tools to adapt and overcome the current challenges of the startup ecosystem.