News & events
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The rise of Chinese Corporate VC
Shenzhen Municipal Government sets up base within SILK Ventures' office in London
SILK Ventures Welcomes Mayor of Shenzhen, Discuss Formal Partnerships
SILK partners with GSMA to deliver Mobile World Congress (Shanghai)
SILK Ventures builds tech bridge to China
Chinese Government Support
Our Founding Partner Angelica Anton is speaking at Techsylvania, the leading technology event in Eastern Europe.
Department of Finance of People's Government of Shenzhen Delegation Visits SILK London Office
Party Secretary Hu Chunhua Visits SILK Ventures in London
Senior Management Team from Tencent Visits SILK
SILK Team Visits the Prime Minister's Office
Our Founding Partner Angelica Anton and Operating Partner Reijo Pold met with the Prime Minister’s Advisors to discuss continued opportunities for UK tech start-ups in China.
MOU with CKGSB (Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business)
An MOU is signed with CKGSB to form a strategic partnership in delivering world-class training to SILK start-ups expanding to China
Expanding to China Forum
SILK Ventures hosts a joint event with CKGSB and Level39 - "Tapping into the Chinese Market for Growth". Our Founding Partner Angelica Anton delivers the opening speech and speaks on the panel about Chinese investment.
Vanke Visits SILK
Vanke Holdings delegation visits SILK offices in London.
MOU with Sinosteel
The partnership aims to provide resources for tech start-ups across technology sectors.
Innovate Finance Powerlist
Our Founding Partner Angelica Anton is featured in Women in Fintech 2016 Powerlist by Innovate Finance.
MOU with Shenzhen Government
SILK Ventures signs an official cooperation agreement with the Shenzhen Government under the direct guidance of the Mayor and Party Secretary.
SZ Office opens at SILK
The Shenzhen European Office of Trade and Investment opens within SILK’s Headquarters in London.
UK-China Fintech Collaboration Forum
China MAG at Thomson Reuters
Our founding partner Angelica Anton gives a keynote speech on Opportunities for Fintech firms in China at the Thomson Reuters offices.
Future Fifty Going Global Summit
Our managing partner Angelica Anton spoke at the Future_Fifty China roundtable.
Bank of Qingdao Delegation visit
Bank of Qingdao's Vice President Wang Yu and Head of Board of Directors Lv Lan visited the SILK office to further discuss partnership and investment machanism.
CambWireless 7th Discovering Start-ups Competition
SILK judged this year's CambWireless Discovering Start-ups Competition.
Panel Discussion on Zhejiang University EMEA programme event
Our Head of Investors Koen Vandecavaye joined the panel discussion about Sino-UK relations with CEO of China Construction Bank and ex Head of JP Morgan Chase China.
ZheJiang University and Imperial College EMBA Delegation Visit
Delegation from the top Chinese business school visited SILK looking for collaboration opportunities
Meeting with Chinese Gov with SILK- Vice Mayor of Chongqing Government's Visit
Mr. Mu Huaping, vice Mayor of Chongqing Government, visited SILK offices to learn more about Fintech communities.
Meeting with Chinese Gov with SILK- Mayor of Shenzhen Delegation visit
SILK hosted the Mayor of Shenzhen & Chairmen of BYD and ZTE in our offices and discuss partnerships in board spectrum.
Meeting with Chinese Gov with SILK- Ministry of Commerce
SILK brought entrepreneurs in front of government officials & decision makers at the China Investment Promotion Agency, Ministry of Commerce, China.
SILK Ventures backed startups gaining popularity amongst Chinese media.
China- Britain Enterprise International Investment Forum, Hangzhou
SILK's startups pitch at the China- Britain Enterprise International Investment Forum to listed companies and investment firms in China.
MWCS16 Startup Awards
Angelica Anton is on the judging panel of the MWCS16 Startup Awards final.
Mobile World Congress Shanghai 16
Reijo Pold moderated an amazing panel discussion on mobile innovation.
Mobile World Congress Shanghai 16
Reijo Pold headed workshop about corporate innovation strategies at MWCS16.
Coinsilium Women in Blockchain
SILK hosted the Coinsilium Women in Blockchain event.
Meet Chinese Investors with SILK- Yongjin Group
Yongjin Group, Chinese PE and investment firm, visited SILK.
Mayor of Zurich Delegation Visit
The Mayor of Zurich led delegation consist of bankers and investors visited SILK.
Lean StartUp Summit London
SILK's partner Reijo Pold moderated a panel at the Lean StartUp Summit London
Meet Chinese Gov with SILK-Mayor of Qingdao Delegation
Dr Zheng Deyan,District Mayor of Qingdao, led financial leaders from Qingdao visited Silk Ventures.
BBD China's New Economy Index London Launch
BBD, a leading big data company from China, is joining SILK to expand their footprint to Europe.
SILK Ventures hosted the Coinsilium Blockathon Innovation Challenge
SILK Ventures hosted the Coinsilium showcase, where 5 industry leading startups talked about their vision and solution.
InnovateFinance 2016 Global Summit
Innovate Finance presents, THE Summit of Innovation and Fintech
China- Britain Trade Cooperation Qingdao Forum
SILK signed an MOU with Qingdao Government.
Digital Catapult Blockchain Startup Challenge
Our partner Reijo Pold was on the judging panel.