Roca Group Ventures has participated in the annual event that Angels Capital, the investment vehicle of Juan Roig for start-ups, organizes. In this occasion the event has got together 250 investors coming from all around Spain and Europe. The participants have had the opportunity to receive firsthand pitches from 13 top innovative start-ups and the opportunity to hold interviews with other startups of the ecosystem.
The entrepreneurs have had the opportunity to explain the advantages of their products, demonstrate solid traction and explain their expansion plans and how are they going to scale their businesses in the following years. Additionally, the entrepreneurs looking to raise funds had the opportunity to pitch tier-1 investors their businesses and capture their attention.
Marc Gasol, former NBA player and General Manager and Founder of Spanish premiere league Basketball team Basket Girona opened the session explaining his own personal and professional experience in his successful business project. RGV had the opportunity to meet several startups with potential to deliver value to Roca Group and involve business areas in the analysis of the opportunities.