Developing a dynamic startup finance ecosystem
IPSD aims at helping entrepreneurs expand their businesses and secure funding. IPSD will work on developing a dynamic start up finance ecosystem with a focus on organized angel investing to address the knowledge and experiential deficiencies in startup investing process.
- Investment Readiness Advisory Services (IRAS): improving entrepreneur ability to raise capital by providing investment readiness and investor engagement support.
- Catalytic Funding: offering investment readiness (pre-investment) grants to bridge the early commercialization funding gap to investment, and (co-investment) funding aimed at de-risking and stimulating private investment.
- Angel investor group building: developing structured angel groups while mobilizing complementary early-stage capital sources through a combination of technical assistance and coaching to investors.