Private Equity Forum III

"PRIVATE EQUITY: One Way Road for the Greek Economy"


Friday June 14th, 2013

Private Equity Forum III

at Cotsen Hall, The American School of Classical Studies at Athens
9 Anapiron Polemou, 10676, Kolonaki (Athens)

09.50 Opening Remarks
09.55 Welcome Notes Panayotopoulos Litsa Partner Boston Hamilton Executive HR Services and Treasurer & President of Innovation and Education American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce
Panel I
"How the Startups High Tech Ecosystem is shaping
in the “New Era” (after crisis) Greek Market"

Coordinator: Palandjian Onic, General Manager, Europa Aluminum Systems
10.00 Applying successful international methods to help the new entrepreneur build a startup Tsangos Chris Member of Management Team - PJ Tech Catalyst Fund
10.15 Global ventures based in Greece? Doxiadis Aristos Partner at Openfund
10.30 Greek VC 2.0: Implementing the Silicon Valley model Trachanis Spiros Managing Partner, Odyssey Venture Partners
10.45 Q & A
11.15 - 11.45 Networking - Coffee Break
Panel II
"Is the Current Period the Right One
for Investments in the Greek Market?"

Coordinator: Goudinakos Stratos, Chief Risk Officer, ATE Insurance
11.45 Private Equity Opportunities in Real Assets Siokos Stavros, Ph.D Chief Executive Officer, Sciens Alternative Investments, UK
12.05 M&A and Capital Raising opportunities for Greek Companies Sarikas Omiros Director, Mergers and Acquisitions, AHV Associates LLP, UK
12.20 VC and PE investment opportunities in the Greek and Southeastern European markets Pilitsis Loukas CEO, Piraeus Equity Advisors
12.35 Q & A
13.00 - 14.10 Networking - Lunch Break
Panel III
"The Greek Paradigm. Successful Stories
of Greek Entrepreneurs Worldwide"

Coordinator: Giantsios Konstantinos, gi-Cluster Manager
14.10 Life of a Greek startup: Working locally, aiming globally Spanoudakis George President and Co-Founder, Pinnatta, San Francisco Bay, USA
14.20 Starting from Greece and going global: the case study of Helic Koutsoyannopoulos Yorgos, Ph.D CEO, HELIC
14.30 Interating a locally proven business model Drandakis Nikos Founder & CEO of TaxiBeat
14.40 Q & A
15.00 End of forum

The forum will take place in the Greek language