Events

THE NEST 2018

the Andaz

The Nest serves to connect the very best creative entrepreneurs with mentors and investors and is a brilliant way to begin the new year. 

We look forward to see you on the 16th of January from 9:00am – 7:00pm at the Andaz Liverpool Street Hotel, 40 Liverpool St, EC2M 7QN. Please contact us to secure your ticket at charlotte@toucan.co.

Some of the speakers will be:
 
Tom Teichman (Founder, The Garage Soho)
Lu Li (CEO & Founder of Blooming Founders)
Rupert Hambro (Chairman, Hambro Perks)
Robert Walsh (Managing Partner, Q Ventures)
Farid Haque (Co-founder, AssetVault)

 
And many more!
 

THE NEST 2017

The Andaz Hotel, London

The Nest 2017 - our flagship conference of the year to celebrate creative entrepreneurship.

Speakers included: Brendan Barns - Founder of London Business Forum, Khaled Said - Partner at Capital Generation Partners, and Jenny Tooth - CEO of UKBAA.

THE NEST 2016

THE ROSEWOOD HOTEL, LONDON

The Nest 2016, our inaugural conference at the Rosewood London, was two days of talks and panels by our valued extended community.

Speakers included Alexander Woollcombe - Head of Global Campaigns, Gates Foundation, Brian McBride - Chairman, ASOS.com, Nadia Danhash - Director, Innovation, Royal College of Arts and John Williams - Head of Breakthrough, Santander

TOUCAN & KICKSTART PITCHING WORKSHOP

CHAPTER SPITALFIELDS

The Toucan & Kickstart Pitching Workshop at Chapter, London, saw nine student start-ups pitching their business ideas to an expert judging panel.

Panel:

Rasha Khawaja - Founder and CEO, Toucan

Farid Haque - Associate, Lean Investments

Francesca Warner - Associate, Downing Ventures

George Northcott - Head of Business Development, Founders Factory

Kirsty Macdonald - Associate, JamJar Investments

THE IGNITE AWARDS 2016

ROYAL COLLEGE OF ART

The Ignite Awards Ceremony, at the Royal College of Art in Battersea, saw the eleven finalists pitching their business ideas to an expert judging panel.

The UKBAA Awards 2016

The Dorchester, London

Toucan was shortlisted for the UKBAA Award 'Best New Entrant to the Angel Ecosystem'. We attended the Awards dinner at The Dorchester on the 5th July and were delighted to be awarded with the 'One to Watch' for our category.