FAST-NU Alumni Association (FAANA) Webinar series: Session 01: An Entrepreneur's Journey
Please join us at the first FAANA webinar on Sunday March 31st at 12 pm Eastern Time (9 pm Pakistan Time). Our guest speaker is Fahad Aziz , a graduate of FAST Lahore, 97 batch.
Fahad is the co-Founder of a healthcare startup: CareMerge. It is named one of the 2018 Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing companies in US and has raised over $20m in funding from major healthcare investors. Fahad mentors startups at UC Berkeley and is a guest lecturer at NYU on entrepreneurship.
In this webinar, Fahad will share his story of how he transitioned from corporate to entrepreneurship, with no experience in startups. He will also share key learnings from:
- Taking Ideas to MVP
- Selecting a co-founder and building the first team
- Raising funds (from angel investors to venture capitalists)
- Branding and Marketing
- Creating and leveraging your network
You will also learn about how to build network using platforms available in the US and Pakistan.