Retail Tech Matchup confirms speaker line up for June event

Retail Tech Matchup is delighted to announce that Google, Smedvig Capital and Ometria are to present at it’s quarterly investment MatchUp event. This marquee industry event is dedicated to bringing retail professionals, investors and startups together.

The Matchup event will showcase innovative retail tech start-ups looking for investment as well as talks from Pete Danks, industry head at Google Retail; Jon Lerner, principal at Smedvig Capita and Ivan Mazour, co-founder of Ometria.

The event, created by Validify and Match Capital and hosted by Cooley, is taking place on Tuesday June 16 between 5.00 p.m. – 8.00pm at Dashwood, 69 Old Broad Street, EC2M 1QS.

“I am delighted to be taking part in the next Retail Tech Matchup,” said Lerner. “London is at the epicentre of retail technology innovation and is the optimum place for startups and retailers, so being part of an event that brings them together is something I am really excited about.”

“As an entrepreneur and investor I can’t wait to hear from new retail tech startups in London,” said Mazour. “The chance to meet like-minded investors and other retail professionals at the next Retail Tech Matchup is something I really value.”

“Investment is a fundamental part of almost all retail technology companies’ life cycle, so we wanted to create a regular dedicated event where all the innovators, investors and interested parties can meet,” said Fergal O’Mullane, co-founder of Retail Tech MatchUp. ”I can’t wait to see what happens.”

“At Match Capital our aim is to connect those seeking equity capital with those who wish to invest in retail innovation,” said Peter Walsh, founder of Match Capital. “Retail Tech Matchup is the live version of our platform, which is why we are so excited to be part of this unique event.”

“Cooley is established as a leader in representing entrepreneurs, emerging growth companies and venture capital funds,” said Robert Harris, director of marketing. “Bringing these groups together by hosting Retail Tech Matchup in our recently launched London office is one of the ways in which we can illustrate our commitment to London’s brightest tech innovators.”