“Attention Entrepreneurs – Think Outside the States NOW”
Hello everyone – Global LAVA kicks off this year with a lively discussion on how local entrepreneurs and financiers can create new connections with the global community which, thanks to ongoing rapid digitalization, has become a key business player you cannot ignore.
Come early and enjoy networking with like-minded individuals while acquiring invaluable information and knowledge from our top-experts!
The main points for discussion:
- How to find venture partners overseas
- Who can finance your start-up global expansion and how FinTech can help
- Which countries have the best growth potential
- How to compete with local companies overseas
- How to calculate an expansion budget
Marina Kotsianas, M.S. Eng, MBA
As a former McKinsey & Co. consultant, investor, manger and CEO of a global VC backed software company, Marina has an impressive multi-cultural and multilingual background and runs a successful strategy consulting practice www.ArtiaStrategies.com while serving on the Board of several organizations. More on LINKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/marinakotsianas
The founder and the CEO of Thunderbolt, a digital design and technology development company and he works with Poland, Ukraine,Turkey, and India. Since 2014, Thunderbolt has built successful digital applications for startups which have received a combined funding of $6.9M. Thunderbolt recently announced that it will be launching the first Equity Crowdfunding Marketplace called "Thunderbolt Engine" focused on Digital Application Based Startups. Learn more on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tolgaonuk
Moderator: Victoria Silchenko, Ph.D.
MANY THANKS TO Diana Gubin,
the founder of www.capitalinventures.com
, our new Global LAVA Co-Chair, for her help with organizing the event!