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Angel Investing 101: Introduction to Angel Investing

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Category: Founders & Startups, Investors & Capital




January 10, 2024
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm CST


4201 Main St.
Houston, TX 77002


In a world where only the very wealthy, well-connected, and major institutions have access to premium investment opportunities, which have created massive wealth for a small portion of the population. The team at Urban Capital Network believes the key to closing income and wealth gaps globally is to democratize access to opportunities across the investment ecosystem.

Join the Urban Capital Network team for an evening of learning, discussion and possibilities as we
explore the basics of angel investing and the role it plays in bringing new products and services to
market and the impact it has on wealth and job creation.

At this event, you’ll learn the key components to successfully navigate the critical-path of investing in
private, early-stage companies.

This session is ideal for the following investment related stakeholders:

  • Prospective Angel Investors who want to learn more about the world of Angel Investing
  • Investment Advisors (RIA/FA) who are looking for alternative investments for their clients
  • Entrepreneurs who want to learn more about what Angels are looking for in their deals
  • Entrepreneurs who want to meet/network with Angel Investors

About the speaker

Lenny Saizan is co-founder and Managing Director of Urban Capital Network (UCN), an investment firm
focused on democratizing premium investment opportunities for a broader pool of investors.

In addition to his role at UCN, Lenny owns and operates Murphy Business Sales – Southwest Houston, where he
helps business owners exit plan, maximize value, and sell their business. Lenny also works with buyers
interested in business acquisition or franchising.

Prior to launching UCN and his Business Brokerage, Lenny worked 10 years in Oil and Gas, leading teams in Financial and Operational Controls, and Audit.
Lenny started his career as an Electrical Engineer, specializing in automation and controls, and systems integration.

He earned a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from L.S.U. and his MBA from
Tulane University.



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