The 4th annual Polish & CEE Private Equity Conference will take place on the 23rd March 2017 at the InterContinental Hotel in Warsaw.

*Please note that the Polish & CEE Private Equity Conference is held in English.

2017 Most Updated Delegates List

2016 Final Delegates List



08.00 – 08.50

Registration & Breakfast

Join us in the early morning. This will be the best time to network without the conference hassle.

08.50 – 09.00

Opening Keynote

09.00 – 10.00

Opening Panel

PE Performance in CEE: Private Capital Forecast

Tim Wright
Pawel Padusinski Robert Manz Marco Natoli Ralph Guenther Andrew Cox
Partner Partner Managing Partner Head of Lower Mid Market Partner, Head of DACH & CEE Markets Director
DLA Piper Mid Europa Partners Enterprise Investors European Investment Fund Pantheon Jamieson Corporate Finance

10.30 – 11.30

Panel Discussion

Direct & Co Investments in Central & Eastern Europe

Marek Kosnik
Ralf Huep Krzysztof Krawczyk Andrzej Bartos Pawel Borys
Principal Co-Head of Executive Committee and Managing Partner Senior Managing Director, Head of Poland Senior Partner President of the Management Board
Bain & Co. Advent International CVC Capital Partners Innova Capital Polish Development Fund

Panel Discussion

Managing under PE ownership: Expectations & Experiences

   Marcin_Czarnecki  Kent_Orrgren  Marcin_Niewiadomski    Jerzy_Garlicki
Rafał Wiza
Marcin Czarnecki Kent Orrgren Marcin
Artur Pielak Jerzy Garlicki
Head of Private Equity Group CEO CEO CEO CEO CEO
KPMG Delicpol WorldClass TMS Brokers Velvet Care WSiP


Panel Discussion

Preparing & Executing the perfect Exit

Michał Karwacki
Witold Radwanski Sylwester Janik Bill Watson Malgorzata Bobrowska-Jarzabek Tomasz Stamirowski
Partner Managing Partner Senior Partner Managing Partner Co-Founder & Partner Managing Partner
Squire Patton Boggs Krokus Private Equity MCI Capital Value 4 Capital Resource Partners Avallon

12.00 – 13.00

Panel Discussion

Sourcing Deals in an increasingly Competitive Market

Lisa Wright
Pawel Boksa Magdalena Magnuszewska Maciej Zuzalek Peeter Saks
Managing Director for Zephyr and M&A Data Partner & Head of Warsaw  Partner Director Managing Partner
Bureau van Dijk Abris Capital Partners Innova Capital Bridgepoint BaltCap

Panel Discussion

Fundraising Trends in Central and Eastern Europe

Paweł Magierowski
Brian Wardrop Franz Hoerhager Jan Tauber Kaido Veske Aleksander Kacprzyk
Of Counsel Managing Partner Founding Partner Managing Partner Founding Partner Co-Founder & Managing Partner
Squire Patton Boggs ARX Equity Partners Mezzanine Management Genesis Capital Livonia Partners Resource Partners

Panel Discussion

Building the Next Champions: Early Stage Investments in CEE

Jakub Lerner
Csaba Kakosy Sille Pettai Christian Mandl Piotr Wasowski Kinga Stanislawska
Associated Partner Co-Founder & Managing Partner Fund Manager Managing Partner Founder & CEO Founder & Managing Partner
Noerr Day One Capital SmartCap Venture Capital Neulogy Ventures Arkley Experior Venture Fund

14.00 – 14.30

Conference Keynote

Vincent Steckler

15.00 – 16.00

Plenary Closing Panel

LP/GP Dynamics: How to Balance a Winning Relationship

Christoph Kossmann
Zbigniew Lapinski Cezary Pietrasik Grzegorz Zielinski Pierre Mellinger Baris Gen
Private Equity & Real Estate Leader Senior Partner Head of CEE Regional Director, Poland & Baltics Founding Partner Regional Lead, PE Funds – Europe & MENA
SGG Group 3TS Capital Partners Warburg Pincus EBRD ForeVest Capital Partners International Finance Corporation(IFC)

16.00 – 17.00

Closing Cocktail

Join us for a cocktail and a final networking opportunity at the end of the day.


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Conference Video
Final Delegates List
Conference Agenda

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Conference Video
Final Delegates List
Conference Agenda