PREQVECA INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT FORUM

November 16, 2023
Belgrade
Hotel Mona Plaza (Cara Urosa 62-64, Belgrade)
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Speakers

Stefan Dobric
Director, Adval Capital
Roman Kremers
Director Global M&A, Castolin Eutectic
Roman is active as in-house M&A expert in a German private equity portfolio company Castolin Eutectic, focusing on business services and implementing PE buy and...
Roman is active as in-house M&A expert in a German private equity portfolio company Castolin Eutectic, focusing on business services and implementing PE buy and build strategy. Before that he has been responsible for implementing European M&A strategy for an Asian tech firm. Roman possesses a longyear experience of working as M&A consultant for KPMG on various markets, including Germany and Russia. He holds an MSc degree in Economics and Accounting from Berlin Humboldt University and Hebrew University in Jerusalem.
Mark Liepinsh
Managing Director, Pulsar Venture Capital
Milos Matic
Founding Partner, Omorika Ventures
Evgeny Podlesny
Investment Director, CEECAT Capital
Boris Popovski
M&A Director, Dr.Max Pharmacy Chain
Davor Sakaс
CEO, TS Ventures Fund
David Schoch
President, Serbian Private Equity Association
Nina Stevanovic
Senior Tax Advisor, Tenet Group
Arevik Agasian
Director, International Tax Planning and Restructuring, Kept
Arevik has more than 15 years of experience in international tax planning. Her main areas of expertise include: • Advising clients on structuring their investments and...
Arevik has more than 15 years of experience in international tax planning. Her main areas of expertise include: • Advising clients on structuring their investments and performing operations in Russia and abroad • Advice on redomiciliation of companies, including to Russian SARs • Provision of services related to corporate restructuring (including transnational reorganizations in the EU), mergers and acquisitions, structuring of external and internal financing • Advising clients on applying the OECD Pillar 2 rules • Setting up personal structures for high net wealth individuals (including trusts, funds) and structuring the acquisition of expensive private assets (yachts, aircrafts, real estate)
Denis Belyaev
Counsel, NEXTONS
Alexander Viner
Portfolio manager, Wise Wolves Group
Alexander Viner has over 15 years of experience in the capital markets. Alexander started his career as a fixed income, money market and FX trader...
Alexander Viner has over 15 years of experience in the capital markets. Alexander started his career as a fixed income, money market and FX trader with a number of leading Russian banks. Following, he was an investment advisor with one of the biggest family offices in Russia and helped to manage a global asset allocation fund as a member of the investment committee of Jetstone Asset Management, a London-based asset manager with USD1.8 billion of committed assets. In 2017 he moved to Cyprus to manage MeritKapital Fixed Income Fund. He graduated from the American University of Central Asia and holds a master’s degree from Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation
Boris Ginzburg
Head of Corporate Finance and Structured Products, DPRG Investment Management
Suren Gortsunyan
Founding Partner and Head of Corporate M&A, Rybalkin, Gortsunyan, Dyakin and Partners
Suren specialises in advising both domestic and international companies on mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions, joint ventures, private equity transactions, international arbitration of corporate...
Suren specialises in advising both domestic and international companies on mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions, joint ventures, private equity transactions, international arbitration of corporate disputes and corporate restructurings. His clients include companies in the real estate, retail and consumer, telecommunications, oil services, industrial and financial services sectors including fintech and blockchain.
Arseniy Dabbakh
CEO, Innotechnics
Sergey Dergach
Executive Director, SberDevices
Oleg Jelezko
Founder and Managing Partner, Da Vinci Capital
Oleg is the founding partner of the Da Vinci Capital Group and is responsible for investment strategy and all aspects of operations for the Da...
Oleg is the founding partner of the Da Vinci Capital Group and is responsible for investment strategy and all aspects of operations for the Da Vinci Capital LLC. Oleg has 20 years of investment management, banking and management consulting experience in the United Kingdom, Russia, the Czech Republic and other emerging markets. Prior to the Da Vinci Capital Group, he was a managing director at Renaissance Capital in Moscow, heading the equity structured products group where he built an alternative investment platform in the CIS with 40 people in several teams and significant AUM involving 30 funds and investment products. Prior to Renaissance, Oleg was a director and COO, responsible for Emerging Markets Equities and Derivatives at Credit Suisse First Boston in London. From 1992 to 1998, he worked as a business consultant in Andersen Consulting and McKinsey & Co. in the United Kingdom, the Czech Republic and Russia. Currently, Oleg sits on the boards of the Moscow Exchange and Imperia Detstva, two portfolio companies. Oleg’s experience includes investment management, investment structuring, principal investment, and M&A deals in Russia, Europe and South Africa. He was involved in private equity activities, development of equity-linked products, corporate strategy and operational management.
Sergei Karykhalin
Portfolio Manager, Opportunity Global
Sergei has more than 20 years experience in Research and Portfolio Management. Managed assets of pension and mutual funds at leading Russian asset management company....
Sergei has more than 20 years experience in Research and Portfolio Management. Managed assets of pension and mutual funds at leading Russian asset management company. Currently is responsible for a portfolio of international bonds at a European Family office with circa $100 mln of liquid assets.
Ville Korpela
CEO, Prometheus Capital Group
Venture Partner at Brain VC Fund
Aleksey Lazutin
CEO, JSC Mosgorlombard
Vlad Lurye
Managing partner, EXPANSE Capital
Sergey Lyalin
Founder, Cbonds
Sergey Lyalin started working in the securities market as bond analyst in IC Deviz in 1995. In 1997 he joined IC Energocapital (worked there as...
Sergey Lyalin started working in the securities market as bond analyst in IC Deviz in 1995. In 1997 he joined IC Energocapital (worked there as Client Relations Manager and then as Head of Marketing Research). In 2000, he organized the Internet portal Cbonds.Ru. He has been CEO of Cbonds.ru LLC since 2001. Under the leadership of Sergey Lyalin Cbonds News Agency has become the leading source of information on the Russian and CIS bond market. He started publishing Cbonds Review magazine in 2006 and was its Editor-in-Chief in 2006-2007. He is the author of Corporate Bonds: Global Experience and Russian Prospects (2001) and a number of articles on the securities market. Sergey Lyalin graduated from St. Petersburg University, Department of Economics (a diploma of economist - mathematician). Holds a PhD in Economics. Finished Executive MBA at Graduate School of Management (GSOM) at Saint-Petersburg State University in 2018.
Mikhail Orlov
Partner, Head of Tax and Legal Department, Kept
Mikhail has more than 25 years of legal and tax experience. Mikhail regularly appears on lists of key Russian tax and legal professionals in ratings...
Mikhail has more than 25 years of legal and tax experience. Mikhail regularly appears on lists of key Russian tax and legal professionals in ratings compiled by Best Lawyers, Tax Controversy Leaders, ITR World Tax and Legal500.
Aleksandr Panov
Senior Partner, VERBA Legal
Alexander has been practicing life sciences law for over 10 years. His expertise covers the legal issues of manufacturing and registration of medicines, the construction...
Alexander has been practicing life sciences law for over 10 years. His expertise covers the legal issues of manufacturing and registration of medicines, the construction and equipment of healthcare facilities, and acquisition of pharmaceutical assets. Alexander’s experience includes working in legal consulting, in major Russian and international companies, as well as liaising with state authorities. Alexander Panov is featured in Chambers Europe and Best Lawyers rankings. Alexander graduated from and teaches at the HSE University, where he is the head of the academic council of the Master’s Programme “Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Law,” the instructor of the interdisciplinary course in “Pharmaceutical Law” and member of the expert council of the Pharmaceutics and Biotechnologies Research Centre.
Egor Savvin
Partner, Alfin Ventures
Olga Sorokina
Managing Partner, O2 Consulting
Denis Surovtsev
Director, M&A, Tenet Group
Denis has more than 10 years of experience in corporate finance, including 8 years of experience in the KPMG team. Denis advised clients in the...
Denis has more than 10 years of experience in corporate finance, including 8 years of experience in the KPMG team. Denis advised clients in the course of more than 20 signed transactions. Denis is an expert in cross-border transactions and is currently developing Tenet’s practice in transaction support in the Balkans and the Middle East, providing services to both clients from these regions and Russian investors. As a member of Tenet’s M&A team, Denis specializes in the manufacturing sector, including the production of consumer and industrial goods, as well as the development sector.
Mikhail Taver
Founder and Managing Partner, Taver Capital
Victoria Fedorova
Partner, M2 Capital Partners