Jon Moulton, the British venture capitalist, has been announced as a keynote speaker at BioCap 2014. Jon is the founder and managing partner of the private equity firm Better Capital, and is the former managing partner of the private equity firm Alchemy Partners. Mark Treherne, Chief Executive of the UKTI Life Sciences Organisation, will give a further keynote presentation.
Organised by Bionow and Baker Tilly, BioCap will take place in Manchester on Monday 29th September 2014. BioCap 2014 is the only life science and investment conference based in the North of England and is aimed at highlighting the wealth of life science investment opportunities available in the North.
Speaking about the conference Jon Moulton commented “The energy of the North West’s life sciences’ sector is a pleasure to be involved with. I very much look forward to the Conference.”
The following international investors and Venture Capital firms are already confirmed as attending BioCap 2014 offering a wealth of opportunities for the region to promote the benefits of locating here: Advent Venture Partners, Albion Ventures, Angel Capital Group, Epidarex Capital, GHO Capital Partners, Index Ventures, IP Group, Kreos Capital, Mercia Fund Management, MVM Life Science Partners, Oxford Capital, Silicon Valley Bank and Takeda.
As part of the conference Bionow are hosting ‘company pitching’ sessions which offer opportunities for companies seeking finance to present to the life science investment community.
For further information about BioCap and the ‘company pitching’ sessions please visit www.bionow.co.uk