Raymond Rath, Managing Director at Globalview Advisors, attended the January 25, 2020 Caltech Entrepreneurs Forum Program on “Success and Failure Yield Entrepreneurial Insights”. The event was held on the Caltech campus at the Cahill Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics in Pasadena.
Formed in 1984, the Caltech Entrepreneurs Forum is an entrepreneurship resource of Caltech’s Office of Technology Transfer and Corporate Partnerships. The mission of the Caltech Entrepreneurs Forum is to encourage the growth and success of technology-based entrepreneurial ventures in Southern California.
Through its monthly programs, the Forum provides advice, support, education and networking opportunities to technology-based ventures in the Southern California area. Programs address a range of key entrepreneurial issues from financing, marketing and business planning to executive leadership and staffing. Case presentations feature companies in emerging technology areas reviewing their business plans with expert panelists. Special sessions examine new entrepreneurial opportunities, in such areas as life sciences, medical technologies, energy, software, communications and entertainment technologies.
Speakers at the event included:
- Stan Tomsic, Managing Director, Magna Point Group
- Julie Schoenfeld, Entrepreneur in Residence, CalTech
- Bill Woodward, Partner, Anthem Venture Partners
- David Waxman, Managing Partner, TenOneTen Venture Partners
Globalview Advisors LLP provides significant services to firms in the biotechnology sector at a range of different points in the firm lifecycle. Services include securities valuations for ASC 718, IRC 409A, estate and gift tax planning and reporting, business valuations for ASC 350 and other purposes and intellectual property valuations for ASC 805, ASC 360, transaction support and litigation purposes.