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How to Turn Startup Ideas into Reality by Taking Money from Strangers
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| by Ian Brookes Follow 0 Followers on Jun 04, 2013 | NOTICE: The next QCon is in San Francisco April 9-10, 2018. Join us!

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Ian Brookes provides advice to startups on how to convince venture capitalists to invest in their business.

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Ian Brookes started his career with Price Waterhouse, subsequent to which he founded his own management consulting firm specializing in corporate finance for SMEs. Today he is a director of Cake Solutions, an enterprise software developer with offices in Manchester and Oxford, with a focus on building Cake Invest, an investment vehicle supporting start-up high-tech businesses.

Software is changing the world; QCon aims to empower software development by facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in the enterprise software development community; to achieve this, QCon is organized as a practitioner-driven conference designed for people influencing innovation in their teams: team leads, architects, project managers, engineering directors.

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