At every Cleantech Forum, we give a handful of select cleantech companies the chance to get on stage and pitch their investment opportunities to the audience. Ever wonder if those companies go on to meet investors and secure funding? The answer is yes: companies that present in our Entrepreneur Showcase have gone on to collectively raise over $3.5 billion. But don’t take our word for it. Here’s your chance to hear directly from an executive at one such company.
Frank Roerink is the CFO of Avantium, a leading cleantech company (and a 2010 and 2011 Global Cleantech 100 company) that develops and commercializes the chemical “building blocks” needed for green materials and biofuels. Frank told us that “being able to present Avantium in well-structured showcase sessions allowed us to make connections within the entire cleantech value chain with a broad range of companies.” Want to learn more? Head over to our Entrepreneur Section to read a case study about how Avantium’s participation at Cleantech Forums helped the company secure a EUR 30M round »
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