What is Hatch

On February 8, 2016, Hatch Management team member Kyle Stelma and two Hatch Experts, Christiane S. and Matthias E. presented to roughly 40 entrepreneurs, hosted by one of the UAE’s largest incubator/accelerator platforms, Astrolabs.

Presentation topics

What is Hatch?

Hatch connects Entrepreneurs to vetted, experienced C-suite executives. 
Just a click away from some of the best CFO’s, CMO’s, CTO’s, COO’s, and GC’s, available to provide management services critical to getting a business off the ground.

What differentiates Hatch?

Hatch Experts are passionate about working with startups.  This is not another service matching you with bookkeepers.  This is not another service looking to charge prices that are not affordable to a growth-stage business.  Hatch Experts are willing to work at mutually agreeable, often flexible, terms.

Matthias E.

  • Crowdfunding options—Such as Beehive and Eureeca
    • Viability for startups and “acceleratees”
  • Utility of self-funding, for at least 2 years
  • Necessity of preparation and documentation
  • Keys to the startup kingdom:
    • Relevance
    • Workability
  • Need to address an actual problem or opportunity and it should do this in a practical and user-friendly way. 

Christiane S.

  • Necessity for start-ups for setting up and running a low cost finance management.
    • Usage of tools / integration of data vs excel
    • Setting up efficient processes to handle invoices, etc.
    • Cash collection and cash planning