Written by Celia Jones • Published 17th April 2018 • 3 minute read
The Global Group UK Investor Show is taking place in London this week, celebrating the greatest talent in the investment world.
This year’s show has a global outlook, with keynote speeches looking at the emerging investment opportunities in Asia and Africa, as well as the impact of Blockchain and Bitcoin on the sector.
Throughout the day, visitors can enjoy expert advice and interactive investment tips from a line-up of experts in sectors as diverse as energy to entertainment, software to fine art.
Check out our ‘ones to watch’ this Saturday…
The Global Group is the lead partner of the show – and Founder and Chairman Dr. Johnny Hon’s speech on the main stage will be unmissable. Drawing on over twenty years’ experience as a world-renowned angel investor and venture capitalist, Dr Hon will talk about why there are so many China frauds on AIM and how to make money from Chinese shares.
The Global Group conglomerate is committed to developing UK-Chinese investment opportunities, and Dr. Hon is certainly one to watch if you’re thinking about expanding East, or if you are looking for best-in-class advice about global opportunities.
Nigel Wray may be the owner of the show and one of the UK’s leading entrepreneurs, but he is best-known for his roles Chairman of rugby union team Saracens. He’ll be opening the show with a discussion and live-demonstration of value investment – all in the name of charity.
Throughout the day, Nigel will lead an alternative Dragons’ Den session on the main stage – perfect for picking up investment tips from a man with serious industry clout.
Known as the ‘Queen of Tech’, Vin is going to be interviewed on the main stage about her experience as a leading tech entrepreneur, the rise of Advanced Computer Software Group, and the opportunities in the FinTech sector.
Vin sold her company for £765 million three years ago and recently took a significant stake in broker finnCap, so we’ll be seizing the opportunity to gain insider tips on how to take the financial sector by storm.
Luke Johnson is the Chairman of Risk Capital Partners and a serial entrepreneur – you may have read his advice in the Financial Times or his current column in The Sunday Times.
Luke will be speaking at various points on the day about how entrepreneurs can best appeal to investors. He will be talking from experience as is best-known for the acquisition and sale of Pizza Express and creation of think talk, The Centre for Entrepreneurs.
Dave Mutton is the COO of PrimaryBid, the leading online funding platform that offers access to new share issues from listed companies, at the same discount as institutions.
Dave has over 20 years’ experience at the helm of some of the biggest players in the technology space, including Amazon and Yahoo, so his speech will carry serious industry clout.If you’re interested in disruptive technology companies, make sure you watch out for Dave.
Keith Allaun is the Executive Chairman of PowerHouse Energy Group and is set to bring an interesting perspective on alternative energy to this year’s show.
The PowerHouse Energy Group create the industry’s most efficient and environmentally friendly waste-to-energy systems in the market today.
Impact investment is set to be a hot topic at the show, and Keith will share his leading advice on the Alt Energy panel.
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