Tech Deal Series: Employee equity/incentive schemes

Date:  Wednesday 29 July 2020
Time:  12.30 - 13.30
Venue:  Online/webinar
Cost:  Free

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Steve Nightingale, Partner Tony Wilkinson, Partner Amy Cunniffe, Senior Associate


This session will explore the available structures and key terms of employee equity and incentive schemes. We will share our insights from our experience working with a wide range of companies and investors to create fit for purpose schemes. This session will include:

  • An overview of the features, pros and cons of the following scheme structures:
    • share schemes
    • option schemes
    • shadow schemes
  • Key terms of a scheme, including:
    • vesting and performance hurdles
    • share terms
    • good leaver/bad leaver provisions
    • realisation events
    • tax considerations
  • Regulatory and fundraising considerations.

This session is aimed at founders and investors who want to understand this key tool for ensuring employees are aligned with shareholders.

Attend and earn 1 CPD hour.

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