The IV Ukrainian Investment Forum provides opportunities to evaluate and analyze more thoroughly the latest development in various alternatives of capital raising and networking with leaders of investment market in Ukraine. Executives of top Ukrainian companies and investment professionals, who represent investors, private equity funds, investment and commercial banks, will exchange information about real opportunities of attracting investments for Ukrainian companies in the time of economic challenges.
The target audience is CxO level representatives of the Top-500 Ukrainian companies in the real sector. The main topics we plan to cover are the economy and financing sources available for Ukrainian companies: Debt, Private and Public Equity. The special feature of this year’s Forum includes a unique panel discussion on expectations and forecasts on post-Vilnius situation and potential EU impact on Ukrainian economy, and also a new panel discussion on M&A activity in the country.
This event is an open and collaborative platform that focuses on development and improvement of the investment industry within the country. Forum’s speakers include top economists, legendary investors, government and regulatory leaders, who share insights on today’s investment issues, examine market trends, uncover new investment opportunities, and deliver practical investment advice.
Ukrainian Investment Forum, as the only major business event in the country which remains totally independent from any corporate, commercial or political interests, is a driving force for promoting Ukraine’s economy.
Among special guests at the Forum were:
∙ Rufat Alimardanov, CFA ∙ Country Head in Ukraine and Belarus, IFC
∙ Oleksander Pavlov ∙ Head of Financial Institutions in Ukraine, EBRD
∙ Steven Fisher ∙ Chairman of the Board, Citibank Ukraine
∙ Artemiy Yershov ∙ Deputy Chair of the Board, SBERBANK OF RUSSIA
∙ Ihor Olekhov ∙ Partner, Baker & McKenzie – CIS, Limited
∙ Valeria Gontareva ∙ Chairman of the Board, Investment Capital Ukraine
∙ Glib Bondar ∙ Partner, Avellum Partners
∙ Denys Alyoshyn ∙ Partner, VISUM Capital
The Forum was held on November 21, 2013 in Premier Palace Hotel, Kyiv, Ukraine.