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Lunch & Learn: Venture Financings 101 (SAFEs, Convertible Notes, Seed and Series A)

July 12

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Speakers: Bardia Moayedi

Please join Bardia for an introductory crash course on the typical legal and business terms involved with, and negotiated in, venture capital fundraising including SAFE, Convertible Note, Series Seed and Series A financings.

About the speaker:

Bardia has significant experience representing companies and financial firms in a broad range of general corporate governance and transactional matters, including venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, debt offerings, spin-offs/divestitures, joint ventures, IPOs, follow-on offerings, and tender offers. He is a trusted advisor and partner, often serving as outside general counsel or lead counsel to his clients.

Before joining the firm, Bardia was an attorney at well-known Silicon Valley and Boston-based international law firms. During law school, he worked at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington, D.C., as part of the summer honors program. He was also an executive editor of California Business Practice.

Prior to attending law school, Bardia worked at a prominent investment bank, where he focused on hedge funds and private equity funds. As an undergraduate, he played ice and roller hockey at UCLA.

UCI Applied Innovation & SBDC host a Lunch & Learn series at the Cove where subject matter experts present on a particular topic within or relevant to innovation and entrepreneurship. Topics range in breadth from branding and marketing to pitching mistakes to avoid, investor relations, prototyping, and more.

The SBDC is funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All programs and services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis.

These events are free and open to the public..

Sponsored by: Inbrace

We have discontinued offering pizza during this event. Guests are encouraged to bring their bagged lunches. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Please arrive early for check-in.