Bratislava 2019
19 Jun 2019

Network and learn from the Central European PE & VC key players!

An exclusive dinner with cocktail reception in a beautiful art gallery venue. This boutique event is dedicated to the Private Equity Industry in the CEE Region. We are bringing together international and regional investors to give talks on a wide range of subjects, to share insights, and to build a valuable network. 
It is a unique chance to ultimately maximize your opportunity in PE&VC industry!

Art Exhibition & Dinner
Private Equity & Venture Capital

Conference agenda

Learn the latest trends & insights in the regional Private Equity industry through discussion panels and keynotes. 

15:30 - 16:00
16:00 - 16:15
Welcome Note
16:15 - 17:00
PE in CEE - a no man´s land?
panel discussion
Martin Chocholacek
Vice President @ Enterprise Investors
Günter Oszwald
Partner @ Mazars
17:00 - 17:20
Coffee Break
17:20 - 18:00
Case Study
Martin Chocholacek
Vice President @ Enterprise Investors
18:00 - 18:20
Coffee Break
18:20 - 19:00
Disruptive Technology in VC
panel discussion
Christian Mandl
Managing Partner @ Neulogy Ventures
Ondrej Bartos
Partner @ Credo Ventures
Bartolomiej Gola
General Partner @ Speed Up
Ewa Abel
Investment Manager @ EIF
19:00 - 21:00
Cocktail Reception & Networking
Art Exhibition @
19:30 & 20:30

15 Speakers

All speakers
General Partner
Limited Partner
Ondrej Bartos
Partner @ Credo Ventures
An entrepreneur and venture capitalist, Ondrej experienced his first successful business endeavor before he graduated from college in 1996. Several business enterprises later, he is now managing the early stage venture capital firm Credo Ventures, which he co-founded in January 2009. Until December 2008 he served as the Senior Investment Director of MCI Management S.A., where he was responsible for managing investments in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, and former Yugoslavia. Ondrej views venture capital as a tool to help entrepreneurs reach their goals, execute their visions, and boost the economy by supporting innovative ideas and projects. Since 2009 he also stars in the investment TV show Den D on Czech TV.
Christian Mandl
Managing Partner @ Neulogy Ventures
Christian Mandl is Managing Partner at Neulogy Ventures, a Bratislava-based early-stage VC fund with a portfolio of 37 technology companies. Christian co-founded SkyEurope in 2001, a Central European low-cost airline based in Slovakia, which he managed until 2007 as Chief Executive Officer. He took SkyEurope public on the Vienna and Warsaw stock exchanges in 2005 before exiting his investment in 2007. In 2009, Christian took over the assets of Maporama, a leading French provider of digital mapping solutions for professional users. He restructured the company and sold it in March 2013 to TIBCO Software, a that time a NASDAQ-listed company. Christian is a member of the Venturepreneurs’ Organization, a European network of business angels, and has been selected in 2013 as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum
Bartolomiej Gola
General Partner @ Speed Up
Bartek is a general partner of SpeedUp Group. He's involved in early-stage project implementation in the areas associated with martech, marketplace, IoT and hardware. He has a wealth of experience in the marketing & advertising industry – he went through all the career positions all the way up to managing partner of the BLT Group (co-founder and shareholder) and TEQUILA\ Poland. He's been in the startup sector for over 8 years; starting as an investor in several initiatives implemented by other business partners, he's a co-creator of a dozen technology startups. His knowledge and experience help support portfolio companies in business model development and testing, managing and creating business strategies as well as negotiations. He preps them for acquiring consecutive rounds of funding and supports them in the sale of shares, and cooperation with big business partners. For the last couple of years, Bartek has been intensively supporting the development of the Polish startup community.
Martin Chocholacek
Vice President
Private equity investment professional with key competences in M&A process management, due diligence, valuations & business modeling, business plan evaluation and financial analyses.
Ewa Abel
Investment Manager @ EIF
Investment Manager at the European Investment Fund, focusing on investments into European tech VC funds. Previously Partner at Giza Polish Ventures VC fund, responsible for initial analysis of investment prospects, Business and Intellectual Capital Due Diligence, overseeing of the investment process and monitoring of portfolio companies. Ewa holds an MSc in Finance degree from EDHEC Business School in Nice, France and a BA in Business and International Finance from Oxford Brookes in UK.

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Conference starts in:

Galeria Nedbalka
Nedbalova 485/17, 811 01 Bratislava
19 June 2019
15:30 - 21:00
100+ Attendees
Limited Capacity
Cocktail Networking
Exclusive Cocktail Reception

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