The Founders & Investors Area offered different pitching sessions

The European Business Angels Network (EBAN), with BANC’s collaboration, was the first one to present the pitching session about Fintech

Barcelona, on March 1st 2017.  The 4YFN (4 Years From Now) is a congress specialized on the world of startups. The event has gathered 600 startups and more than 700 investors this year.

The 4YFN belongs to the Mobile World Congress, which has been the most massive comparing with the previous years. The audience will exceed the 101,000 attendees expected.

The 4YFN, as its name suggests, tries to look ahead and predict what trends will dominate the business ecosystem of technology. The aim is to share knowledge and foster synergies between startups and investors.

For this reason, the Founders & Investors area of the Fira de Barcelona has witnessed 20 Pitching sessions during the three days of the fair.

The European Business Angels Network, with the collaboration of the Business Angels Network of Catalonia (BANC), was responsible for giving the first pitching session related to the Fintech and Insurtech.

The session gathered more than 50 investors and was led by Mehrdad Piroozram, founder and international renowned investor.

Moreover, the Mobile World Congress has held the Brokerage Event during these days. It was a space that allowed having scheduled meetings between investors, consultants and entrepreneurs for networking.

Therefore, the two fairs have shown that networking is more important than ever, encouraging cooperation between Business Angels and startups.