Raising Capital Advice for Female Founders with Saba Saad of Feminvest

Raising Capital as a Female Founder in Today’s Economy with Saba Saad of Feminvest | Episode #142

Discover insights and strategies on capital raising for female founders with Saba Saad from Feminvest. Gain valuable tips to make your company investment-ready in today's economy and master the mindset crucial for successful pitches.
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Hosted by Kari Elizabeth Enge - Certified Life and Business Coach for Purpose-Driven Entrepreneurs at Rank & File

Today’s episode with Saba Saad of Feminvest delves into the often-intimidating world of capital raising to give practical and specific advice for female founders who want to be more successful at raising capital in 2024 and beyond.

Saba, with her wealth of experience in connecting female investors and entrepreneurs, will debunk common misconceptions surrounding the capital-raising process. She’ll guide us on when is the right time to raise capital and what you should know before diving into your first funding round.

One of the most helpful aspects of this episode is the unique peek behind the curtain that Saba provides. As someone with a front-row seat to both sides of the table, she shares invaluable insights into what angel investors are looking for right now versus previous years so your business is investment ready.

We also dive into the mindset required as a founder while raising capital. You’ll hear real-life examples and mindset strategies that can help you to be more successful pitching and holding investor meetings.

This episode isn’t just about raising capital; it’s about empowering you to think more strategically as a female CEO and to confidently communicate the value of your company to investors and any other partner you want to bring on. 

In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • When is the right time to raise capital
  • What angel investors are looking for right now
  • How to make your company investment ready in today’s economy
  • How to do your own due diligence on investors
  • Mindset tips for female founders when raising capital

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