379 Lytton Ave
Palo Alto, California 94301

SVASE VC Breakfast Club with Anton Hanebrink, Senior Associate, Opus Capital, Focus: Internet, Software, Networking and Semi Conductor

Start: 02/11/2010 - 8:00am
End: 02/11/2010 - 9:30am

Contact Info:
JaiKumar Email: [email protected]
Cell: 408-406-4693

Location: Townsend, Townsend and Crew LLP
379 Lytton Ave., Palo Alto, CA94301


Opus Capital, www.opuscapital.com
Opus Capital manages more than $1 billion in committed capital including prior Weiss, Peck & Greer Venture Partners Funds. In May 2006 we began investing Opus V, our most recent fund of $280 million. Having invested in more than 350 companies, we are patient, long term investors who understand early-stage investing and the paths to success. Based on this experience we are well positioned to invest in strong entrepreneurs as they build successful, market-leading companies.

We invest primarily in seed and Series A technology companies. The most important part of our early-stage investment strategy is working with committed, knowledgeable, high integrity entrepreneurs who have a vision for how their unique technology can create new markets.

We pursue opportunities in segments where the market opportunity is nascent, not crowded, and where neighboring markets have the potential to grow. We serve as lead investors throughout our involvement with portfolio companies, continually striving to be trusted advisors for the management team.

Anton Hanebrink, Senior Associate, Opus Capital
Anton Hanebrink is a Senior Associate with Opus Capital, where he is responsible for sourcing and evaluating investment opportunities.

Anton's career spans almost 10 years of strategy, financial and operating experience. Prior to joining Opus, Anton was a manager at Hewlett-Packard in the Strategy & Corporate Development group. While at HP, he led valuation, negotiation, and due diligence of acquisition targets for the Imaging & Printing Group, with a primary focus on acquisitions and strategy development for the Web Services and Software Business. Before joining HP, he was a consultant with the Boston Consulting Group where he executed a variety of strategy and implementation projects in the technology, media, services, consumer and industrial industries. Anton began his career in investment banking at ABN AMRO with the successful execution of over a dozen M&A advisory assignments and equity offerings, after which he was a founding member of a dedicated M&A group for LaSalle Bank.

Anton holds an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a BSBA degree in Marketing and Finance from WashingtonUniversity in St. Louis.

WHEN: Thursday, February 11, 20108 – 9:30 AM

LOCATION: Townsend, Townsend and Crew LLP, 379 Lytton Ave., Palo Alto, CA94301

Members - $25; Affiliates who advertise this event - $39; General Public - $49.

This event is intended for entrepreneurs seeking feedback on their startup ideas and funding strategies. Please do not register if you do not fit this profile.

This event is co-sponsored by Townsend, Townsend and Crew, www.townsend.com.

Official Website: http://www.svase.org/?q=node/4010

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