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Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the African Angel Academy

  • 2

    Introduction to Angel Investing

  • 3

    Module 1: Angel Investing Strategy

    • Introducing Module 1

    • 1.1. Strategy: Why, what and forms {LESSON}

    • 1.2. Strategy: Types and models {LESSON}

    • 1.3. Invest alone or as a group? {ANGEL INTERVIEWS}

  • 4

    Module 2: Deal Sourcing

  • 5

    Module 3: Due Diligence

    • Introducing Module 3

    • 3.1. The Due Diligence Process {LESSON}

    • 3.2. What do you look for when assessing a potential deal? {ANGEL INTERVIEWS}

    • 3.3. Initial Due Diligence {LESSON}

    • 3.4. What grabs your interest? {DISCUSSION}

    • 3.5. Formal Due Diligence {LESSON}

    • 3.6. How do you manage your Due Diligence process? {ANGEL INTERVIEWS}

    • 3.7. Additional Resources

  • 6

    Module 4: Deal Structuring

    • Introducing Module 4

    • 4.1. Deal Structuring and Parameters {LESSON}

    • 4.2. Term Sheets {LESSON}

    • 4.3. How do you approach Term Sheet Negotiations? {ANGEL INTERVIEWS}

    • 4.4. Deal Mechanisms {LESSON}

    • 4.5. Debt and Equity Structures {LESSON}

    • 4.6. Concluding The Deal {LESSON}

    • 4.7. Additional Resources

  • 7

    Module 5: Valuations

    • Introducing Module 5

    • 5.1. Introduction to Valuations {LESSON}

    • 5.2. Valuing Early-Stage Companies {LESSON}

    • 5.3. Mzuri Taxi Case Study & Valuation Model

    • 5.4. Introduction to the Case Study {LESSON}

    • 5.5. Multiples Approach {LESSON}

    • 5.6. Discounted Cash Flows Approach {LESSON}

    • 5.7. Venture Capital Method Approach {LESSON}

    • 5.8. Other Valuation Methods {LESSON}

    • 5.9. How do you Calculate Valuations? {ANGEL INTERVIEWS}

  • 8

    Module 6: Negotiations

    • Introducing Module 6

    • 6.1. Negotiation Principles {LESSON}

    • 6.2. Preparing for a Negotiation {LESSON}

    • 6.3. Negotiation Process {LESSON}

    • 6.4. Additional Resources

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  • 9

    Module 7: Mentorship and People

    • Introducing Module 7

    • 7.1. Intro to Mentorship {LESSON}

    • 7.2. Mentorship Principles {LESSON}

    • 7.3. Your Role as a Mentor {DISCUSSION}

    • 7.4. The People {LESSON}

  • 10

    Module 8: Investment Management and Governance

    • Introducing Module 8

    • 8.1. Boards {LESSON}

    • 8.2. Adding Value and Hard Decisions {LESSON}

    • 8.3. Reporting and Portfolio Management {LESSON}

    • 8.4. How Do You Manage Your Investments and Add Value to Your Portfolio? {ANGEL INTERVIEWS}

    • 8.5. Additional Resources

  • 11

    Module 9: Exits

    • Introducing Module 9

    • 9.1. Understanding Exits {LESSON}

    • 9.2. Executing Exits {LESSON}

    • 9.3. Exit Options {LESSON}

    • 9.4. Additional resources

  • 12

    Module 10: Angel Group Management and Structure

    • Introducing Module 10

    • 10.1. Establishing Your Angel Group {LESSON}

    • 10.2. What Partnerships Do You Have With Other Organisations in the Angel Space? {ANGEL INTERVIEWS}

    • 10.3. Managing Your Angel Group {LESSON}

    • 10.4. How Do You Form and Manage Your Angel Group? How Do You Keep the Group Engaged and Motivated? {ANGEL INTERVIEWS}

    • 10.5. Co-Investing {LESSON}

    • 10.6. Angel Groups {DISCUSSION}

    • 10.7. Additional Resources

  • 13

    Module 11: Impact Investing

    • Introducing Module 11

    • 11.1 What Does Impact Mean For You {LESSON}

    • 11.2 Your Impact {DISCUSSION}

    • 11.3 Choosing Impact {ANGEL INTERVIEWS}

    • 11.4 Making investments {ANGEL INTERVIEWS}

    • 11.5 Adapting Your Investment Processes {LESSON}

    • 11.6 Managing investments {ANGEL INTERVIEWS}

    • 11.7. Measuring Returns {LESSON}

    • 11.8 Impact returns {ANGEL INTERVIEWS}

    • 11.9. Additional Resources

  • 14

    Course resources

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