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[San Francisco] Getting on Board – What it takes to get on a Board of Directors

10/10/2019 @ 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for this opportunity to gather for networking and learning! 

Our partner K&L Gates, together with Triad Group, are welcoming dynamic leaders in the entrepreneurial space for a panel discussion of how to best position yourself for a seat on the board. The discussion will also include insights from a panel about when is it appropriate to sit on the board, what considerations should executives and founders consider when building out their board, and how do investors build a board. Please find the latest line up of speakers and the agenda below.


  • 5:30 pm: Registration, open networking, cocktails, and hors d’oeuvres
  • 6:00 pm: Welcome remarks from Alidad Vakili
  • 6:05 pm: Panel discussion
  • 7:00 pm: Q&A discussion
  • 7:30 pm: Opening networking continues
  • 8:00 pm: Concludes

Alidad Vakili, K&L Gates Associate
Nils Bunger, Partner at Pear VC
Anu Deshpande, Managing Director of Technology at Maky Zanganeh & Associates, Investor and Board Member
Julie Selander, Former CEO Venture Cup Sweden

Rita Scroggin, Practice Director Executive Search at Triad Group

Register here to reserve your seat!

For questions, please contact Shannon Fok at shannon.fok@klgates.com


5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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K&L Gates San Francisco
4 Embarcadero Center, Suite 1200
San Francisco, CA 94111
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