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Strathclyder Finbarr Taylor graduated in 2011 with a degree in Computer Science. Seven years on, his company ‘Shogun’ a storefront builder for E-Commerce stores has recently raised $2.1m seed funding with participation from some of the best investors in Silicon Valley including Y Combinator, Initialized Capital and Funders Club.
Glasgow-based company Premier Experience, set up by Strathclyder Kieran Coyle when he was just 18, recently signed a significant seven-figure deal in Beijing with a leading Chinese conglomerate.
Premiership Experience, which offers tailored packages for football fans, has been in negotiations for the past nine months. The deal was brokered through the Bank of China’s UK office and Glasgow Law Practice.
The company provides match day experience packages to some of England's top Premier League clubs plus international tours to European academies and works closely with schools and tour groups.
Alumnus, John Ian Giffen, has been named a Fellow by the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario, recognising his career achievements to date with the profession’s highest mark of distinction. Fellows are outstanding members of the profession who, through their careers and community work, embody the designation’s high standards of professional excellence and integrity.
Time: 18:30 - 23:00
Location: The Caledonian Club