#InvestorHours39 with Yusuf Özdalga from QED
4th November 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
[Level39 Members Only – Registration link to be published on upcoming newsletter]
QED Investors is a global leading boutique venture capital firm based in Alexandria, VA. Founded by Nigel Morris and Frank Rotman in 2007, QED Investors is focused on investing in early stage, disruptive financial services companies in the U.S., U.K., Latin America and Southeast Asia.
QED Investors is dedicated to building great businesses and uses a unique, hands-on approach that leverages our partners’ decades of entrepreneurial and operational experience, helping their companies achieve breakthrough growth. Notable investments include Credit Karma, ClearScore, Nubank, SoFi, Avant, Remitly, GreenSky, Klarna, QuintoAndar, Loft, Konfio, Creditas, AvidXchange, Current and Mission Lane.
This session will be hosted by Yusuf Özdalga, a London based Partner at QED Investors with a focus on European financial technology and consumer finance companies. Yusuf joined QED in 2017, and his career has spanned roles as an operator, advisor, entrepreneur and investor. He started his professional investing career in 2006 as a Director of Principal Finance at Lehman Brothers, funding specialty finance and consumer credit companies in Europe, including early fintech plays such as some of the first online loan originators in Sweden. Prior to joining QED, Yusuf was an Investment Director with the growth private equity fund Eastgate Capital, helping emerging companies and entrepreneurs build lasting consumer franchises by leveraging the power of data analytics.
If you’d like to share your pitch deck in advance, kindly send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please register your interest below for the waiting list and sessions will be selected by Yusuf.