Baltic M&A and Private Equity Forum

Programma

 

Baltic M&A and Private Equity Forum

The annual Baltic M&A and Private Equity Forum will take place in Riga on 6th of November 2019.
The Baltic M&A and Private Equity Forum has become the main networking event for the Baltic M&A industry and market participants interested in the region. We welcome representatives of private equity and venture capital funds and investment banking, consultants, lawyers, investors, and other representatives of the financial sector, as well as interested business executives and owners.

The forum is organized by SORAINEN and the Estonian business daily Äripäev, in partnership with the Baltic business dailies Verslo žinios (Lithuania) and Dienas Bizness (Latvia), the Latvian, Lithuanian and Estonian Private Equity and Venture Capital Associations.

8.30 – 09.00

 

Morning coffee  

9.45 – 10.45

 

TECHNOLOGIES: LATEST DEVELOPMENTS IN THE TECH MARKET, UNDERSTANDING GLOBAL AND LOCAL IMPACT ON M&A
-Ingmārs Pūķis,
LMT
-Pekka Puolakka, M.A.S.I Company

10.45 – 11.15

 

Coffee break

11.15 – 12.15

 

RECENT TROUBLES IN THE BALTIC & NORDIC BANKING SECTOR: HOW DOES THAT AFFECT FINTECH BUSINESSES?
-Mārtiņš Šulte, Mintos

12.15 – 13.15   Lunch
13.15 – 13.45   DISCUSSING TOPICAL ISSUES IN THE BALTIC PE AND VENTURE CAPITAL INDUSTRY
Baltic Private Equity & Venture Capital Associations
13.45 – 14.30    EXPLORING RECENT IMPORTANT TRANSACTIONS IN THE BALTIC MARKET (PART I)
-Kristjan Endrikson,
Eesti Energia
14.30 – 15.45  

BOARD INVOLVEMENT IN M&A: ARE WE GETTING IT RIGHT?
-Lars George, 
Bergvik Skog
-Evita Goša, SCHWENK LATVIJA
-Jānis Dzenis, Deloitte Latvia

-Marek Pohla, Kaamos

     
15.45 – 16.05   Coffee break
16.05 – 16.35   A LOOK OUTSIDE THE BOX: INSIGHTS FROM THE GROWING INVESTMENT MARKET IN HEMP/CANNABIS
-Stepas Telešius, 
Co-founder and Board member of Acmegruppe
16.35 – 17.05   EXPLORING RECENT IMPORTANT TRANSACTIONS IN THE BALTIC MARKET (PART II)
-Jānis Endele, 
Karavela
17.05 – 17.45   FOR INSPIRATION: SUCCESSFUL TRANSACTIONS & EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE
-Marko Lepik, 
SIY Certified Teacher, Estonia
 
17.45 – 18.00  

Closing remarks

18.00  – 18.15   Annual M&A and Private Equity award ceremony

 

 19.00   All Forum guests are invited to share impressions at a networking reception in the heart of Riga
Note:   The agenda may change/ be continuously updated up to the conference.

TARGET AUDIENCE: Private equity and venture capital funds, investment bankers, advisers and consultants, company managers and shareholders.

LANGUAGE: English


DATE AND VENUE: 6th of November | VEF Kvartāla kamerzāle, Ieriķu Street 5A, Riga


SPEAKERS: 

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Marko Lepik
Marko is a corporate coach with a prior background in strategic communication. He is passionate about bringing science-based self-regulation tools to the workplace. After years of experimentation in traditional ways of mind training in Asia, he licenced as a teacher of the EQ-program born at Google.

3 keywords that I want the audience to associate me with: #mindfulness #emotionalintelligence #leadership

 

 

 

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Jānis Dzenis
Janis has more than 10 years of corporate finance experience, working in the UK, the US, Baltic countries, Middle East and continental Europe, leading many interesting projects, such as, M&A Lead advisory, Restructuring, Due Diligence, Integration and Separation, Synergy development and Valuation.

3 keywords that I want the audience to associate me with:
​​#M&A #corporatefinance #restructuring

 

 

Pohla
Marek Pohla
Marek joined Kaamos in early 2018, as the first CEO outside the family owning the group. The main target has been to refocus the group´s strategy, expand its business structure, both in core & non-core fields and its activity area. Prior to Kaamos, Marek has more than 15 years of experience in the chemical & sporting goods industries.
3 keywords that I want the audience to associate me with:
#don´tbeafraidtolookfurtherfromyourdoorstep
#M&A
#startup

 

 

Stepas Telešius
Stepas Telešius

Stepas has over 26 years experience of starting, developing, transforming and operating various businesses. Also has served on the boards of directors in several different companies.

3 keywords that I want the audience to associate me with
#investment
#strategy
#leading change

 

 

Pekka
Pekka Puolakka

Already years ago Pekka earned the nickname “Firefighter” as he has always been at home in solving complex, time-critical and multidimensional matters in an international environment. Currently, he heads corporate and legal matters as well as transactions at Uros, a world-leading IoT company.

3 keywords that I want the audience to associate me with
#tech
#acquisitions
#IoT

 

 

 

 

 


PARTICIPATION FEE:

 

Until 6th of October:

Participation fee per person: EUR 280 + VAT
Participation fee per person with 15% discount (clients of partners): EUR 238 + VAT
Participation fee per person registering 3 or more participants: EUR 250 + VAT
Participation fee per person registering 3 or more participants with 15% discount (clients of partners): EUR 212.50 + VAT
 
Until 6th of November:
Participation fee per person: EUR 350 + VAT
Participation fee per person with 15% discount (clients of partners): EUR 297.50 + VAT
Participation fee per person registering 3 or more participants: EUR 320 + VAT
Participation fee per person registering 3 or more participants with 15% discount (clients of partners): EUR 272 + VAT

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ORGANIZERS AND PARTNERS

 

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Adrese
VEF Kvartāla kamerzāle, Ieriķu Street 5A, Rīga, LV-1017, Latvija