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TableCrowd's dinner with Chairman and co-founder of Pod Point: building an investable and scalable social impact business


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Enjoy dinner drinks and a chance to meet…

Peter Hiscocks is Chairman and co-founder of Pod Point, the UK's leading provider of electric vehicle charging. Since forming in 2009, Pod Point has manufactured and sold over 40,000 charging points and developed one of the UK's largest public networks, connecting EV drivers with hundreds of charging stations nationwide at locations such as Sainsbury's and Southern Rail. Pod Point has to date raised a total of £12.3m, with their latest funding round just this March. Peter will be sharing all on building an investable and scalable social impact business.

This dinner is perfect for…

Startup founders and management level at startups. This dinner is not for service providers or advisors (unless a TableCrowd partner).

If you'd like to join but don't fall neatly within the above categories, please email us at [email protected]owd.com to discuss whether this is the right dinner for you. Also feel free to check out our other dinners as another might match you perfectly!

The dinner conversation will be…

Alongside being the co-founder and Chairman of Pod Point, Peter is the Chairman of a £20m seed fund that helps fund new business startups, is on the advisory board of a large venture capital company, and is also an active business angel. Peter will be talking about:

✓ Building an investable and scalable social impact business.

✓ Raising investment for a sustainability business.

✓ The story of Pod Point to date.

✓ The future of social impact - what tech trends will impact on sustainability.

Expect to leave with ideas and inspiration for your own business and to understand what it takes for your own business to be investable.

Who is Peter Hiscocks?

Peter Hiscocks has spent a number of years in the private sector working in product development in large companies before starting his own businesses. Peter has founded nine new ventures of which four have been sold, two closed and he is Chairman or Director of the others. These businesses include Integral Inc. – a $50 million consulting company; Ecurie25 Ltd – a supercar club; Pod Point Ltd – an EV recharging business.

What's included?

You get a private dining experience with a knowledgeable speaker, 2 course dinner with wine or 2 soft drinks plus highly curated and relevant crowd. This is a dinner, not a dropin event, so we ask that guests turn up on time and don't leave until after the Q&A.

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P.S. TableCrowd are offering complimentary cab rides home (£15) thanks to their partner, Gett, on first download of the app. Download the app in advance.

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