Key learnings from raising start-up capital in Australia

Raising capital in Australia is challenging, even when you have the brightest idea or opportunity. Capital can be raised from a range of sources including HNW, family office, VC or corporates. Which is right for you and when? At what price on what terms? What are the common pitfalls for early stage companies seeking capital support for growth? I’ll share with you my experiences in advising a range of early stage companies in their capital raisings.


Jennifer Ma is the Managing Director of Chapman Capital Partners with 20 years' experience advising corporates, SMEs, government and not-for-profits across a range of sectors. Prior to Chapman Capital Partners, Jennifer was a Partner at KPMG and Head of KPMG’s South Australian Corporate Finance practice, advising clients on private treaty divestments and acquisitions, business valuations and capital raisings. Jennifer is a Chartered Accountant and a non-executive director of not-for-profit Workskil Australia Inc and the Australian Strategic Policy Institute.

8:30pm @Republic, 120 Magill Road, NORWOOD 5067

Also speaking at this location at 6:30pm is Drew Evans


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