The Batterby Group helps startups in search of capital acquire funding from angel and seed stage investors.
We empower founders to lead their own capital raise with a unique combination of technical, tactical, strategic and story expertise.
In the past three years, we have helped entrepreneurs raise millions of dollars for companies in real tech, fintech, biotech, cannabis, and food and beverage.
is designed for first-time fundraisers. It delivers a structure for preparing and executing your raise. We add technical and tactical support on incorporation, investment structures, investor protections and governance. We identify a compelling storyline and arm you with an impeccable investor presentation. The result: a more efficient path to capital and strong, lasting relationships with your critical, early investors.
is aimed at founders seeking to turn around or reset a stalled or failing raise. The Reboot applies the expertise leveraged in the Courting Angels method in a more concise offering that is designed to deliver fast results in time sensitive situations with a raise in process.
We review the stage of your company, goals established and work done in relation to your capital raise. We define the scope, emphasis and structure of the engagement and establish a schedule for meetings and deliverables throughout the project.
Structure | Strategy | Tools
We review your corporate structure, define the investment strategy and instruments, support the preparation of investor documents including cap table, financials and executive summary, define investor engagement and due diligence strategy.
We use tools honed in a career of journalism to guide you through the story ideation process. We craft your investor engagement strategy with a strategic communications roadmap that integrates your story seamlessly into the core of your organization. We blend branding, journalism and public relations expertise with a focus on capital.
We develop a comprehensive investor package and a strategy for effective dissemination that includes presentation prep and pitch coaching.
We use our refined, relationship-based method to help you create a cohort of prospective investors who will be invited into your due diligence process.
We review all channels for story alignment, issues and opportunities. We craft compelling stories that hew closely to the roadmap, and administer media training that readies you to pitch to media outlets and communicate effectively with journalists.
We take on a limited number of clients, after a thorough assessment of fundamentals and investment opportunity.