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PreSeed: Fireside Chat with Xavier Helgesen

  • Impact Hub Oakland 2323 Broadway Oakland, CA, 94612 United States

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Join Better Ventures for an intimate discussion with rockstar entrepreneur Xavier Helgesen at Impact Hub Oakland followed by networking. 

Xavier is Founder and CEO of solar-as-a-service startup Off Grid Electric, which has raised over $23M to bring clean energy to people throughout Africa. Previously, Xavier founded Better World Books, an online used bookstore with over $65M in annual revenue which has diverted 187 million books from landfills and donated over $20M to literacy causes. Xavier is the real deal when it comes to making money and doing good and he will walk us through his past present and future to tell us all about it. Please join us for this premier Better Ventures PreSeed event to kick off an ongoing series highlighting the leaders in social impact entrepreneurship and investing.

Better Ventures PreSeed convenes thought leaders, networking and resources to advance a thriving social impact startup ecosystem in Oakland, California.

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