SDF - Startup Director Fundamentals

Level Fundamentals.
Course Description This course provides directors, startup founders, entrepreneurs and new business owners with an understanding of the practical and legal issues that may arise during the course of the startup journey. The roles and responsibilities of the startup board, related to corporate governance, fundraising and best practices in the establishment and growth of the startup, are highlighted.
Course Objectives
  1. Examine the different business structures and the typical composition of startup boards.
  2. Explore the stages of a startup journey and the practical and legal issues that may arise.
  3. Understand the roles and responsibilities of startup founders and directors, including their liabilities and legal obligations.
  4. Highlight the evolution of the board from formation through funding to exit, using different business models.
Course Outline
  1. Business structures.
  2. Relevant legislation.
  3. Responsibilities and liabilities.
  4. Conflicts of interest.
  5. Startup board composition.
  6. Corporate governance and best practices.
Target Audience
Directors involved in the governance, management and oversight of startups, including startup founders, angel investors and venture capitalists.
Course Duration Half day.
Format Presentation with case studies, followed by panel discussion and Q&A.
Course Fees
(including 7% GST)
SID member: $267.50    Non-member: $374.50
CPD Hours 3 hours.

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