Charlie Barlow

After 12 years as a private and investment banker in London, Hong Kong, Mainland China and Dubai, Charlie founded Rockfirst in 2012 in order to disrupt the way investment professionals think and act, while offering a modern-day platform for entrepreneurs to gain access to investment opportunities and capital.

Charlie is the Founder and CEO of Health at Hand, the CEO of Chargifi Asia, a board director of RED BOX, RED CUBE and Hurree, and a mentor at Astrolabs (the only Google partnered technology academy in the Middle East and Africa).

Areas of focus:
  • Equity raising and access to investors
  • Board and non-executive representation
  • Preparation of investment documentation including Information Memorandum, Shareholder Agreements and the building of bespoke dynamic financial models
  • Industry contacts across hardware and software and geographically from Silicon Valley, through Europe, the Middle East and Asia
  • Presentation skills